Ecole MoPA
2019-2020 Distance Entrance Exam
Preparatory Class and 1st Year Entry

The competition is the same for those who want to enter Preparatory Class or 1st Year. It takes place at a distance in two stages: admissibility and admission.

ADMISSIBILITY:
consists of two tests to be completed in February at a distance:
– a file consisting of the response to various tasks
(photographs, drawings, storyboards, etc.) from a subject given by the school
– and a portfolio of personal works (« artbook »)

Based on the results of the admissibility tests, a first selection of candidates will be made.

ADMISSION:
Candidates who have passed this stage will take part in the admission test, which consists of an interview, on site or at a distance, with members of the teaching team.

KEY DATES
REGISTRATION FOR THE EXAM:
Online registration will open on the website on January 6. Registration closes on Sunday, February 2, 2020.

PUBLICATION OF THE ADMISSIBILITY TESTS:
Monday, February 3, 2020

END OF THE ADMISSIBILITY TESTS:
Sunday, March 1, 2020. Candidates’ tests uploaded to the online platform.

RESULTS OF ADMISSIBILITY TESTS:
Sunday, March 22, 2020.

ADMISSION TEST :
20-minute interview by appointment from March 23 to April 10, 2020

RESULTS:
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Exam fee: 75€

DETAILS OF THE EXAMS

ADMISSIBILITY: THE CREATIVE PROJECT
From the subject given on February 3rd, you will have to create a creative portfolio including
various elements including an introductory text, photographs, an observational drawing in black and white and a second in colour, an illustrative, creative illustration, a small narrative presented either in a story-board, a comic strip or a photo-novel.

GRADING CRITERIA:
– Ability to structure a project and arrange a comprehensive portfolio.
– Ability to reproduce as many shapes as possible, while preserving their respective proportions and positions in space.
– Ability to build an original composition and use colours in an evocative way.
– Narrative and dramatizing skills.

ADMISSIBILITY: THE PORTFOLIO
Your personal portfolio must include at least twenty varied individual works with observational drawings, original drawings in colour, and any other personal productions: photography, sculpture, animation, comics…

ADMISSION: THE INTERVIEW
The interview aims to understand your motivations and your interest in the animation sector. The interview also aims to test your curiosity for any form of cultural practice, your capacities for reflection, and analysis.

For more information:

Directly on the Ecole MoPA website: www.ecole-mopa.fr

By email: admissions@ecole-mopa.fr

By telephone: 0490 99 46 90

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