Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Nantes

Beaux-Arts International includes three training courses at the Nantes Saint-Nazaire School of Art designed for international students.

The Classe préparatoire internationale, also called the Ateliers de l’Estuaire, prepares students for the first-year entrance exams for advanced schools of art and design in France and in Europe, associating artistic subjects with intensive upgrading in the French language.

The Programme Equivalence prepares students for parallel admission to advanced schools of art, architecture and design in France and in Europe, associating speciality courses, personalized accompaniment with intensive upgrading in the French language.

The International Diploma Beaux-Arts Nantes Saint-Nazaire is a 2-year school diploma, taught in English.

Created in 1904, the Nantes Saint-Nazaire School of Art is located in the heart of a very active cultural and artistic region in France, just a two-hour train ride from Paris: it has a major Arts Museum, Le Voyage à Nantes, le lieu unique, the Frac des Pays de la Loire, the Grand T, Le Grand Café and le LiFE in Saint-Nazaire…

All essential for preparing art students to become tomorrow’s artists.