Andrea Piacquadio

Validation of professional experience

The validation of professional experience is aimed at European or foreign (non-EU) candidates who have graduated from higher education or who are about to graduate at the end of the current academic year (IUT, BTS, Licence, Master, etc.) and/or who have experience (salaried or not), training courses or personal experience developed outside any training system. It allows direct access to a university education without having the required diploma.


Candidates in their 1st or 2nd year of higher education (BTS, DUT,...) can do :

  • a request for Validation of Professional Experience
  • or register via Parcoursup

For students with a BAC+2 the two possibilities are not cumulative.

Application fee: €37 (applications for the 2023/24 academic year) - secure online payment of application fee via Paybox for non-scholarship holders.

Submission of application from 04/12/2023 to 07/01/2024

by following the procedure below:

Connect to // Choose: ENSA-Normandie // Click on : Create a file // In "Admission session" // Choose: VAP 2024-2025 // Click on : Access this session // Enter the information and validate

When you receive the confirmation email, log in using the reference number of your file and your name. Complete the application by adding the completed "Application Form" and the required supporting documents.

Commission date: February 2024 (to be specified)

Applicants are informed of the committee's decision by e-mail.