Air and Space School entrance exam
Exam dateconsult the website of the Air and Space School
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This competition allows winning students to join the Sciences Po Aix / École de l’Air course and obtain, after 3 years, the Sciences Po Aix diploma (equivalent to a master’s degree), a national master’s degree. Geostrategy, defense and international security and to have career officer status.
Access to the 4th year competition is open to candidates holding a licence or an equivalent qualification at level 6. The number of places offered for the competition by officer corps (air officer – air base officer) is specified by order published in the Journal officiel de la République française. There are conditions of medical aptitude and age: to be 22 years old at the most on January 1st of the year of the competition
The recruitment is carried out in 2 phases:
This consists of the examination and evaluation of the application documents (letter of motivation, CV, academic record, etc.) by the chairman of the selection board, who then assesses them.) by the president of the jury, the personality from the scientific or academic world, the senior officer of the air force and space (AAE), the “aircrew” and “base” advisers formally assess the qualities and skills of the candidates with a view to their admission to one of the three corps; account is taken of the diplomas held, the needs identified by the AAE in each of the officer corps as well as, for each candidate, his or her professional project and the aspirations expressed. Eligibility cannot be carried over from one year to the next.
Only eligible candidates are allowed to take the admission tests.
All the information on the application procedures is available on the Air and Space School website: