Legal notices

Legal notices Excelia

Owner & Website manager

Excelia (referred to hereafter as ‘Excelia’): an association in accordance with the French Association Law of 1901

Excelia is located at:
102 rue de Coureilles - Les Minimes
17024 La Rochelle Cedex 1
Tel.: +33 (0) 5 46 51 77 00
Fax: +33 (0) 5 46 51 77 98

Use of the site

Access to, and use of, this website is subject to the current Terms and Conditions, which are set out below. Therefore, by accessing and entering the website, users unconditionally accept all of these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please discontinue your visit to this page and all other pages of the site.

Excelia reserves the right to modify and update the current Terms and Conditions, and any other elements, at any moment. Users should therefore consult the current Terms and Conditions whenever they visit the site.

There are certain inherent dangers in using the Internet and we therefore advise users of the necessity of taking any potential risks into account (computer viruses, bugs, slowing down of system etc.) before consulting the website

Users of the site are required to comply with the provisions of the Information Technology, Data Files and Civil Liberties Law, any violation of which is punishable by criminal penalties. As regards the personal data to which they have access, users must, in general, refrain from any collection or misuse of the said data, and from any act likely to infringe upon the private life or the reputation of the persons concerned.

La Rochelle Education Group will not be held liable for any direct or indirect damages, losses or charges resulting from the use of this website by users. Nor will it be held liable for the information it contains.

Through the use of hypertext links, the website may refer users to other websites. In all cases, Excelia will not be held liable for these sites and their contents, which remain the sole responsibility of their owners.

Site publication managers

Group Chairman: Stéphane Cohat
Group Director: Bruno Neil
Director of External Relations and Communications: Christine Bracaval


17 Rue Robert Schuman
33130 Bègles
+33 (0)5 56 74 61 31

Website traffic tracking

The site you are visiting is assessed by ‘Google Analytics’, a web analytics system that tracks and reports website traffic. The analysis is carried out via a system of page tags (using Javascript code) which makes it possible to collect statistical data on our visitors in order to improve the quality and ergonomics of our website.

All tracking is entirely anonymous and therefore it is not possible for us to know the identity of our visitors.

Use of Cookies

When you enter our website, we place several ‘cookies’ onto your computer. Cookies are small bits of text that are downloaded to visitors’ browsers as they surf the web. Cookies do not allow you to be identified but they record information about your browsing history on our site (pages viewed, date and time of consultation etc.) in order to optimise your use of the site.

Your computer’s information is held for a period of 13 months by and for 4 years by Google Analytics.

In accordance with Article 32, II of the amended Information Technology, Data Files and Civil Liberties Law of 6th January 1978, supplemented by Article 37 of Ordinance number 2011-1012 of 24th August 2011, we inform you that you can oppose the registration of cookies by configuring your web browser.

In accordance with Article 8.1 of the Terms and Conditions of Google Analytics, we would like to draw your attention to the following:

“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyze site usage by its users. The data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity addressed to its editor and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet use. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf, including in particular the editor of this site. Google will not associate your IP address with other Google data. You can disable the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, this deactivation could prevent the use of some features of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you, by Google, in the manner and for the purposes described above”.

As regards the sharing of content on social networks (e.g. Facebook, through the use of ‘sharing buttons’ with links to these social networks), this may result in the use of cookies by these social networks (referred to as ‘third-party cookies’) over which Excelia has no control.

We therefore suggest that internet users refer to the respective cookie policy of each of these social network sites to see how they use your information.

With respect to the display of personalised advertisements through the use of third-party cookies such as ‘Google AdWords’ and ‘DoubleClick’, users are invited to refer to the links below to access the Terms and Conditions regarding the use of cookies by these sites:

Internet users are hereby notified of the possibility to withdraw, at any time, their consent to the use of cookies originating from this site or third-party sites, either for all cookies used or for certain categories with a specific aim in mind.

Internet users can easily withdraw their consent by using the following:

As regards ‘third-party cookies’, you can also deactivate them on the sites of the issuing companies, using the corresponding links as previously mentioned.

In addition, cookies used as part of the Google Analytics service may be disabled by using this link.

Furthermore, it is possible to unsubscribe from (i) any ad network by clicking on this link and (ii) behavioural advertising by clicking on this link

You will find advice and further information on the CNIL* website by clicking on this link.

*Commission nationale de l’informatique et des libertés – the French Data Protection Authority

Photographic Credits

The photos on this site are the exclusive property of their author. They are protected by the Intellectual Property Code and, in a broader sense, by the international treaties and agreements that include provisions relating to the protection of copyrights.

These texts prohibit, whatever the means used, the representation or the reproduction of these photos, either entirely or partially, for anything other than private use, or their modification, without the explicit prior consent and agreement of the authors or their successors.

© J.-M. Rieupeyrout
© Gilles Delacuvellerie
© Camille Lambrecq
© Simon Guillemin
© Face A La Mer /
© IO Photo
© Julien Capelle
© Deuxième rideau / Martin Charpentier
© Mathieu Vouzelaud

Intellectual Property Rights and Copyrights

The content of this site is covered by French and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property.

Excelia retains all the property and moral rights related to the documents on this site, with the exception of the rights of the authors of works published on this site. Accordingly, all rights of reproduction, on electronic media and on paper, are reserved, including downloadable documents and iconographic and/or photographic representations.

Visitors to the website agree not to collect, capture, deform or use the information to which they have access. Excelia will take legal proceedings against any attempted fraudulent use of the documents contained on this site.

The brand names of Excelia and its partners, as well as the logos appearing on the site, are trademarks (whether semi-figurative or not) and are registered. Any complete or partial reproduction of these trademarks or logos taken from the elements on the website, without the explicit prior consent and agreement of Excelia, is thus prohibited, according to the terms of Articles L.713-2 et seq. of the Intellectual Property Code.

The RSS feeds of Excelia are intended exclusively for the personal use of visitors to the site and cannot, under any circumstance, be used to feed other sites without the explicit prior consent and agreement of Excelia.

No visitor to the website is authorised to create a hyperlink to this site without the explicit prior consent and agreement of Excelia.

Processing of Personal Data on the Site

The information collected on this form is stored by Excelia in a computerised file and used for statistical purposes as well as for managing and following-up on any requests for information, using the contact details provided. This information is stored until the end of the study programme concerned, and is reserved for use by the Development Department and its service providers (for the exclusive needs of Excelia and the relevant Banque d’épreuves selective entrance tests).

We will undertake all the necessary precautions to guarantee the security of this data and, in particular, to prevent it from being distorted, damaged or communicated to unauthorised third parties.

Having legitimate reason, users have the right of access, right to rectification, right to erasure and right to object to the processing of their personal data, in accordance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the decree of 1st August 2018 and the French Information technology, Data Files and Civil Liberties Law of 6th January 1978 amended by the law of 6th August 2004.

To exercise this right, please contact Excelia at the following address: 

As the Internet does not ensure the integrity of electronic messages (email), Excelia declines all responsibility in the event of messages being intercepted or modified by a third party. Do not disclose any confidential personal information.

Accessibility of the site

Accessibility is paramount in the consultation of a website and we have made every effort to ensure the site is as accessible as possible.

We do our utmost to comply with Web standards (XHTML, CSS) published by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

Functioning of the site

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any comments relating to the functioning of this site. Click here to send your message to our webmaster.