Upon admission at Centrale Nantes, there are several official administrative processes that students will have to complete. Some of these processes are done before arrival and some of these after arrival in France. Please check the documents lists for all official documentation that will be required. One of the first processes to complete will be Visa application.

Visa Application


If you are from the following countries:

Algeria, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chile, China, Colombia, Congo Brazzaville, South Korea, Ivory Coast, U.S.A, Gabon, India, Japan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mauritius, Mexico, Peru, Russia, Senegal, Syria, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey, Vietnam

to obtain your Visa, you can register yourself on the Campus France database

Otherwise, please contact your home country's French Consulate or Embassy.


Students might be required to submit housing "attestation" (this is an accommodation certificate) in order to obtain their Visa. If it is the case, students will have to contact their residence where they will be living, and if the International Relations Office (DRI) is assisting with accommodation, student can contact DRI for further instructions.
Published on July 16, 2017 Updated on July 17, 2017