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ADMISSION TO THE SCHOOL

At what level can I apply to the school?

Entrance to Sup de Pub is possible at all academic levels:
– At the post-BAC level for entry into the first year. (SP1).
– To enter the 2nd year directly, a BAC+1 level is required (60 ECTS credits).
– A course of study at Bac +2 level (DUT, BTS, Prépa) allows direct access to the 3rd year (SP3).
– A Bachelor’s degree or a University license allows access to the 4th year (SP4).
– A diploma or a level Bac +4 allows you to apply for the 5th year of the Masters (SP5).
Some of the programs such as the creative programs require technical prerequisites at all levels except first year.

How to apply to the school?

All the programs recruit through a competitive examination (written tests + a motivation interview) except for SP5, which is based on a portfolio and an interview. The number of places offered in parallel admissions is limited.
To apply to the school, simply register for one of our many sessions offered between October and July, subject to availability. Click here for more information!

Can we train for the competition?

Before the competition, you have the possibility to consult the annals. The old competition subjects are available here so that you can train and understand the expectations of each test.

How are the written tests conducted?

Several written tests must be passed depending on your field of study (communication or creation):
– Video player: A video clip is presented to you. It’s up to you to imagine what happens next.
– Editorial test: Through various press articles, you will be asked to reflect on a communication or social news topic.
– Writing Test: Show your English skills by describing and analyzing an image (from an advertisement).
– Agency Brief: Based on our questions, prepare a strategic recommendation or a graphic design (depending on your industry) in 72 hours. And present it orally during your interview.

How is the interview conducted?

This is a motivational interview. You will discuss with a panel of judges your background, your career plans, and your motivation for joining the school. The jury will then ask you about the communication environment and the agency brief.

Is the competition valid for all Sup de Pub campuses?

The competition is valid for all campuses. The tests and scoring are identical. You must choose a campus when you apply. If you wish to change later on, this is possible depending on the availability of places. To do this, you must notify the admissions department of the first campus you chose.

I live abroad, how do I take the exam?

If you live abroad and are a French citizen, you can register for an online competition session, available every month. See you here!
If you live abroad and you are not a French citizen, you must register through the international service. Do not hesitate to ask them all your questions. You can contact them at this address: internationaladmissions@omneseducation.com.

When do we get our results?

The results of the competition are sent within 15 days by e-mail.

SCHOOLING AND PEDAGOGY

What are the diplomas issued by the school?

Sup de Pub delivers a level 7 (Eu) state certification for all its programs in the 5th year (SP5).

Manager of Communication and Digital Strategy

Artistic and Creative Director

Communication and Marketing Manager

Find more information here.

Is it possible to go on an exchange abroad?

Sup de Pub is partnered with 45 universities around the world and offers students wishing to spend a semester abroad, in Europe with the Erasmus + system or in the rest of the world (Australia, United States, Canada, Japan…).
Students can also choose to join a Sup de Pub campus abroad in London, San Francisco or New York in 4th year (SP4). In addition, it is possible to do an internship abroad each year.

I want to change campuses, who should I contact?

If you wish to go to another Sup de Pub campus, contact your school’s education department. Find all your campus contacts here!

Can I change my major from communication to design or vice versa?

Bridges are always possible, especially during the first years of study. On the other hand, between the 4th and 5th year, you must choose two specialties on the same RNCP title.

How do I receive my diploma?

Your certificate of achievement is available on your digital campus as soon as you have validated your 5th year. The parchment will be handed out at the graduation ceremony or by mail upon completion.

I did not receive my identifiers, what should I do?

Are you a new student? Contact your admissions department.
Are you already a student at Sup de Pub? Contact your school department.
Find all your campus contacts here!

Where can I find my school certificate?

You can find your certificate of attendance in your student space on the digital campus, under “my documents”.

Where can I find my schedule?

You can find your schedule in your student area on the digital campus.

INTERNSHIPS, WORK-STUDY PROGRAMS AND JOBS

Is it possible to combine a student job and studies?

The pedagogical rhythm has been studied to facilitate access to paid student jobs.
All students benefit from a day or several half-days “off” per week in order to work as freelancers, small jobs or for their professional project.

Is there support in finding an internship?

Each campus has a dedicated department that provides personalized support. Find all your campus contacts here! Events such as Job Dating allow you to meet professionals. There is also a platform for internship/job offers and a Facebook group accessible to all students.

Is it possible to do a sandwich course?

Alternating work-study is possible in the 4th and 5th years and allows students to combine their studies with time in the company. It can take several forms:
– The “classic” internship agreement
– The professionalization contract
– The apprenticeship contract

I have found my work-study program, what are the next steps?

Please contact the dedicated business department directly. Find all your campus contacts here.

How long does it take for my deposit to be refunded once I have found my company?

The reservation deposit is refunded within 10 weeks after the end of your trial period.

Do I have to pay the deposit if I have already found my work-study program?

You must pay the deposit even if you have already found your company. This deposit will be reimbursed to you as soon as you have validated your trial period in the company.

What if I haven’t found a work-study program by the beginning of the school year?

Several solutions are available to you:
– To follow the training in initial, i.e. to validate its year by an internship.
– Request a postponement of the start of the school year in April if the program is open or to the following year without taking the competitive exam.
– Request a refund of the deposit (before the deadline: see Terms and Conditions of your registration file) and do not continue the year.

Where can I find the work-study schedules?

They are available here.

I have a problem with my employer, who can I turn to?

Do not hesitate to contact your contact person at the corporate relations department. Find your campus contacts here.

Can I do a work-study program abroad?

The work-study program is not normally compatible with international mobility. Certain exceptions may be considered under certain conditions if your company has a subsidiary abroad and if you have six months’ seniority under a work-study contract.
Updated 26 April 2022