Pôle Aliénor (ex-CESMD de Poitou-Charentes)


Address: 10, Rue de la Tête Noire BP30015
ZIP, City: 86001 POITIERS
Postal address:
Country: FRANCE
Tel: +33/549602179
E-mail: c.michon@polealienor.eu
Website: http://www.polealienor.eu

The pôle Aliénor (ex-CESMD) de Poitou-Charentes is a Higher Education Institution. The pôle Aliénor is a partner of the Universities of Poitiers and Tours, of the Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Jeune orchestre de l’Abbaye aux Dames), and of the cities of Poitiers and Tours.
The pôle Aliénor is an active member of the European Association of Conservatoires (AEC): within this association partnerships have already been established with numerous European institutions.
According to the French Higher education system, the music department offers three programmes: 

  • DNSPM / Licence : Bachelor in performance
  • DE (Diplôme d'État) : Bachelor in pedagogy (instrumental and vocal teacher training)
  • Master programme “Music: research and ensemble practice” (Early Music)
    This programme is offered in partnership with the Université de Poitiers, which delivers the degree.

  • +Academic Year »
    Start of year: September to June
    Start term 1: Early September
    Start term 2: Mid January
    Date of exchange application deadline 1: Erasmus+ application: April 30
  • +Curriculum and Developments »
    Young talent/pre college: No
    1st cycle: Yes
    Duration of bachelor: 3
    2nd cycle: Yes
    Duration of master: 2
    3rd cycle: No
    Pop and Jazz Programme: No
    Early Music Programme: Yes
    World Music Programme: Yes
    Pedagogical studies: Yes
    New Technology Studies: No
    Partners among AEC member institutions: 25
  • +Exchange Programmes and Information for Incoming Students »
    Use of ECTS system: Yes
    Languages of tuition: French. English and Spanish when possible
    Required language skills: No requirement for exchange students. A2 recommended.For regular programs : A2 for Bachelor, B2 for the pedagogical program.
    Specific requirements for incoming exchange students application (demo, auditions… etc): Motivation letter; Student application form; Curriculum vitae; Audio-Recording (15 to 20 minutes) certified by the teacher; Learning agreement
    Fees: Regular programs: 260 €
    Currency: Euro
    Average cost of living: 800€/month
  • +International Relations Coordinator (IRC) »
    First name: Claire
    Surname: MICHON
    Function: Coordination pedagogical program and International coordinator
    Phone: + 33 5 49 60 21 79
    Mobile: + 33 6 89 87 14 04
    Fax: +33/549605937
    Email: c.michon@polealienor.eu
    Assistant email:
    IRC workgroup member: No
    Other contact addresses IRC office:
    First name: Anne-Sophie
    Surname: MARTINEZ
    Function: Coordination DNSPM
    Phone: +33 5 49 60 21 79
    Email: as.martinez@polealienor.eu
    Assistant email:
    IRC workgroup member: No
    Other contact addresses IRC office: