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Preparing your visit to IMT-BS

Life on the Institut Mines-Télécom Business School (IMT-BS) campus offers many opportunities for sharing and exchange: accommodation, cultural and sports associations, leisure activities…

Visit our dedicated pages to discover the campus environment, the town of Evry-Courcouronnes

On-campus housing

IMT-BS offers 1st year students accommodation on or near campus.

The school cannot accommodate all its students. Priority is given to 1st year students, students from our partner institutions (double degree and academic exchange) and international students arriving from abroad.

Take a virtual tour of a student accommodation and find out more about the association that manages student housing: Maisel.

What are the formalities for studying at IMT-BS?

Compulsory insurance

Students who are nationals of the European Economic Area must apply for a European health insurance card from the health insurance fund in their country of origin before they leave.

International students from other countries must register with the French Social Security system as soon as they arrive in France: Registration. French health insurance, provided by Sécurité Sociale (Ameli), is of a very high standard, and reimburses a portion of medical expenses for a basic contribution. It is compulsory for non-European students (Ameli information).

In addition, all students can take out a private insurance policy covering all medical risks, with no price restrictions.

It covers damage to your home and possessions. Each school or country has its own requirements. Make sure you get all the information you need.

Compulsory for all students, it covers bodily injury and property damage caused to third parties during your studies, internship or private life.

It compensates the victim for any damage you cause. This insurance may already be included in another insurance policy (housing insurance, for example). Check with your insurer to avoid outbidding.

Other formalities

All students must be registered with the general French social security system (CPAM) via the dedicated website (further information will be available soon).

If you are an EU student, please bring your European health insurance card (available on your exchange).

If you are a student from Quebec, you will need to provide form SE 401-Q-106.

Once you have enrolled at Institut Mines-Télécom Business School, you will need to activate your electronic student account, which will give you access to the IMT-BS student messaging system, an electronic version of your certificate of enrolment, and online courses and documents provided by our teaching staff.

You can activate and access your account on the Institut Mines-Télécom Business School’s SI étudiant (OpenPortal) website, under the heading Espace numérique de travail.

Welcome days and events


Every semester, the International Relations and Development Department (DRDI) organizes welcome days for international students, usually in September and January, as well as international events at the school.

These occasions give you the chance to discover the campus and the town of Évry-Courcouronnes, and to meet other international students.

Every year, the student associations organize an integration week or weekend, usually before the start of classes.

To find out more about how to get involved, click here.

Useful links

National agency in charge of scholarships from French and foreign governments and hosting international students.

For 25 years, Science Accueil has specialized in supporting international scientists (students and professionals) in their incoming mobility to the Ile-de-France region.

https://www.science-accueil.org/contactez-nous/

https://www.science-accueil.org/en/contact-us/

To prepare your mandatory formalities before your cross-border trip, you can consult the following websites: official visa website for France.

Brand of ACS, an insurance company specializing in social protection for students traveling or living outside their home country.

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