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Welcome to the 2022 eligible candidates

Entrance to ENS Paris-Saclay
Copyrights : Michel denacé (RPWB)
We welcome you for your oral exams at ENS Paris-Saclay.
The oral exams of the entrance exams start on May 19, 2022 with the exams of the Master cycle and end on July 13, 2022.
From May 30, the reception of the candidates will be done at the "Point rencontre" in room MU45 where the secretariat of the competitive entrance exams will be located.

You have received an invitation to attend the tests by e-mail. You can also consult the calendars on the competition pages according to your discipline and the type of competition:

Would you like to attend the orals as an auditor?
The oral exams for the first year admission exams are open to the public, but prior registration is required (subject to availability).
Please present yourself at the entrance of the room with your web ticket. It is not possible to enter or leave the room during the examination.
Finally, in order to allow as many people as possible to attend an oral, you will not be able to attend two successive oral tests in the same room.

Important: on the day of your admission tests

Meeting point in the North building, in room MU45

From 30 May 2022, you will be welcomed at the Meeting Point in the North building, on the "Mezzanine" level, in room MU45. The room is located opposite the reception desk, across the garden. In this room, you will find the competition secretariat.
Depending on the BDE's office hours, you will be able to talk to the Students' Office (BDE), ready to answer all your questions, in this place but also in their relaxation area, the Kokarde, located on the ground floor of the East building. The days of their presence will be posted in room MU45.

Talk to the BDE via their social networks

Do you have any questions? You can also chat with the school's student community via social networks. Since 2021, the BDE relays information on:

Do not hesitate to invite your friends on these networks so that they can be informed of all the information and discuss with the student community!

Coming to ENS Paris-Saclay

ENS Paris-Saclay is located on the Saclay plateau:

4, avenue des Sciences
91190 Gif-sur-Yvette (Essonne)

Once in front of the main entrance, follow the signs.

Finding your way around the building

Don't panic, we are here to help you:

  • The Insiteo application will help you find your way around the building. You will find instructions on how to download it and log in at the reception desk.

    The login and password have been sent to you by post.

  • The students of the BDE will help you to find the place of your oral in our building.

Se restaurer sur place

  • You can eat at the CROUS or at the Kfé de l'École, on the ground floor of the South West building.
  • You will also find a bakery, various restaurants and a supermarket 5 minutes walk from our building, rue Mail Pierre Potier.

Accommodation on the plateau

Presentation of life at the School

The École normale supérieure Paris-Saconnecte presents several series of posters on this occasion:

Students will distribute various brochures as well as a map of the École and the Paris-Saclay campus.

   QR code for the Hitchhiker's Guide

Hitchhiker's Guide 2022/2023

Every year, the student office (BDE) publishes a guide for new students.
Feel free to download it via the QR code.

Welcome to the ENS Paris-Saclay, and good luck for your orals!