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Selection process


we don't choOse ideas or companies, we chose great individuals

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Selection process


we don't choOse ideas or companies, we chose great individuals

I APPLY NOW>> 

LOOKING FOR THE BEST 

The Cantillon is serious about entrepreneurship and we are looking for the best people. 

To apply for the The Cantillon program you don't need to provide an idea. 

HIGH SELECTIVITY

Graduating from The Cantillon is a challenge. To do it, your team has first to pass the admission test, and be accepted to the program. Less than 20% of the applicants manage to do it: we want you to be surrounded by like-minded extremely motivated peers. 

Graduation comes at the conclusion of the three months program with a revenue making company, a strategy to grow validated by experienced mentors, and the crucial skills required to be a successful leader. You will be ready to pitch to customer or investor, and you will have a strong network to grow your business. The Cantillon program equips you with the entrepreneurial skills necessary to launch any business in your future career.

APPLICATION PROCESS

  1. You and your team complete our online entrepreneurial potential assessment test

     
  2. An email notification from the Admissions Office will be sent to you within few days of completing the assessment test, and invite you for the next stage: essays. 

     
  3. You will be informed whether you have been selected to interview. 

     
  4. Face to face interview with your Admission Officer.

     
  5. Once the Admissions Office receives feedback from the Admission Officer, your application will be presented to the Admissions Committee.
     
  6. You will be advised by email of the final decision on your application. The entire admissions process (from time of application) will take up to 3 weeks.

 

 

Application Deadline for the  May, 2017 Intake is March 31, 2017.

FEES


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FEES


Everything you need for your startup's success is included in our offer: over 150 hours of teaching, building tools, 10 hours of one 2 one mentoring and coworking space. 

When you join, you only have to add hard work and ideas— we take care of the rest. The quality of our program, the cohort size, and individual attention make this program outstanding.  We believe there is no better or more economical way to launch your startup than at The Cantillon.

FEES

Current tuition fees are only € 9 890  (euro) all tax included for the first participant (CEO).
Fees for extra participants working on the same project (CxO) are of  € 4 990 (euro) all tax included.

Scholarships are available, please contact us for more details. 

ACCOMMODATION

The Cantillon can arrange your three months lodging in a French Castle close to Paris for only 6.000€ per person for the 3 months. Please contact us for more details. Another very popular option is www.airbnb.com. 

PAYMENT SCHEDULE

    1st Installment: If offered a place on the Cantillon program, you will be given a deadline by which you should secure your seat. This would require the down payment of a non-refundable tuition installment equivalent to 20% of total tuition. This installment is due approximately 1 week after having received the admission offer. 

    2nd Installment: After the Crucible, you will be required to pay a non-refundable second tuition installment equivalent to about 60%. 

     

    3rd Installment: Due approximately 5 weeks after the program starts, the remaining 20%.

    NO EQUITY TAKEN FOR CRUCIBLE AND COLLIDER

    At The Cantillon, we believe that you should stay autonomous and independent. The benefits of the results of your hard work should be yours as long as possible. For this reason we don't take any equity in the companies of our entrepreneurs at this stage.