If you live in one of the countries listed below, you must use the online CEF (Centre d'Etudes en France) procedure prior to visa application:

Algeria, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi Cameroon, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, the Republic of the Congo, South Korea, Ivory Coast, Egypt, United States, Gabon, Guinea, Haïti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mexico, Peru, Senegal, Democratic Republic of Congo, Russia, Senegal, Singapore, Taiwan, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey and Vietnam.


Please note that the Campus France procedure and the visa application process are distinct from each other. It is in your best interest to submit your Campus France application as soon as you get your admission letter from your Essec program.