" Accelerated Tuition " candidates must be holders of one of the diplomas specified in Art. R.421-1 of the Code of Intellectual Property concerning the registration on the list of persons qualified on industrial property matters.

The Office of the Administrative Council may admit candidates who do not hold one of the diplomas listed in the Order of September 23, 2004 on the strength of their admission file, where this is deemed to be the equivalent thereof, and provided the candidates supply evidence of adequate previous professional training in the field of industrial property, in France or abroad.

Most of the tuition is delivered in French. Students must have sufficient knowledge of English to enable them easily to understand the technical texts corresponding to their speciality.

Moreover, candidates must be able to prove they have acquired a year's experience in the field of industrial property by the closing date for reception of the application forms. Employers must fill out a certificate concerning the conditions in which the professional activity has been exercised. There are two certificates, the first for the " Trademarks/Industrial Designs " module, and the second for the " Patents " module.

Concerning the tuition in Patents, a written control will take place in Paris in September.

We will keep you informed as more details become available.

Each candidate will receive a notice by e-mail in early September.

The Patent courses will start on Monday, Septembrer 25, 2017. We will soon give you further information concerning the time schedule (including for the "Trademarks and Designs" Module).

    For your information: Enrolment fees for the year 2016-2017

    • € 4100 for the "Patents" module in accelerated tuition
    • € 3430 for the " Trademarks/Industrial Designs " module in accelerated tuition
    • A € 800 fee is applicable to students who failed the exam and want to repeat the year

    Other fees 2016-2017

    Mandatory fees:

    • French national health insurance fees: 215 €
    • Preventive medicine: 5,10 €

    Optional fees :

    • Carte culture: 7 €
    • Sport: 25 €

    There is no possibility within this diploma to be exempt from registration fees.

    See below for further information concerning the university tuition fees:

    Enrolment to the general law classes

    For the Patent Tuition, enrolment to the general law classes take place in April, May and June.

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    Enrolment for the academic year 2017-2018 is open. Download below the registration form and the employer's certificates. Deadline for application: August 31, 2017.

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    11 rue du Maréchal Juin
    BP 68
    67046 Strasbourg cedex
    Tél : (+33 0) 3 68 85 88 00

    Maria SCHMITT
    Sabine ZORN

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