Designed for international students, the Higher Education Diploma for Technical Music Professions, is organised in collaboration with the Université du Maine. It runs on a full-time basis from September to May, including technical training, professional culture, practical work experience, career guidance and support. Many students coming to the institute from overseas require to perfect their French before the start of the course in September. A French language course is taught during the summer at the Université du Maine.
The student may choose one of the four following specialities :