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Study in France: Where to start?

Campus France (Spot Paola)

Are you planning to study in France? Do you need information on higher education institutions, cost of living, culture? Read what follows…

You can already picture yourself in France

Campus France offers information to young foreigners who want to study in France. You can access its services on the Campus France website or by contacting representatives based in your country. Main information provided covers the French higher education system, scholarships, research programmes, living conditions in France: accommodation, health, daily life, culture, etc. A directory of trainings is available on Campus France premises and online. Programs taught in English are also available in this directory.


If you are a Paris lover...

  • Etudiants de Paris

Have a look at the Paris portal for foreign students and you will know all on student life in Paris. You can find information, in English or in Spanish, about administrative requirements as well as practical information: staying with a family or in a student residence, scholarships, learning French, cultural visits, etc.

  • Cité internationale universitaire de Paris (CIUP)

Each year, from September to November, Cité internationale universitaire de Paris and the City of Paris set up a service dedicated to foreign students who come to Paris to study for the first time. The objective is to centralise various administrative and practical procedures. Cité internationale universitaire de Paris also welcomes around 12 000 residents from 130 countries per year.