École des Bio-Industries


The Puissance Alpha competitive examination

This page is aimed at Terminales Générales students with a profile of 2 sciences and 1 science, as well as Terminales Technologiques students in the STL stream who have to sit the written exams for the Puissance Alpha Post-bac competition.

Our preparation tips

The Puissance Alpha Post-bac competition is open to 19 engineering schools, including EBI. For a candidate, it represents a single application on Parcoursup in the “engineering training” category.


Written tests

EBI is the examination center for the written exams, which will take place on Saturday April 27, 2024 over a single day from 8am to 5pm (the choice of center is made directly on Parcoursup).

Invitations to the tests (except for the grand prix) will be available in your Puissance Alpha candidate space.

Competition preparation days

EBI offers 2 days of preparation and training for the Puissance Alpha competition:

  • Introduction to the competition: stages, how it works…
  • MCQ workshop: instructions, negative points rule…
  • Applied math and science simulation

Take advantage of methodological advice and stress management tips to be more serene on D-day!

Free on simple registration

Dates: 03/27 and 04/03/2024

The annals

Click on the link below for the official annals, taken from the 2022 competition.

Preparation lives

Le Concours invites you to join us for 4 exclusive Facebook lives that will enable you to brush up on the syllabus for your final year specialties, as well as preparing you for the written tests in Mathematics, Science(SVT and SIPhysics Chemistry and NSI), Verbal and Linguistic Knowledge – English – Methodology.

The revision application

Completely free of charge, available on Appstore and Playstore, discover the “Alpha Power” Contest revision application! It features a practice mode, as well as a mock exam mode to put you through your paces and get your results and answers straight away.