French school holiday dates for ...2013-2014
See the French school holiday dates for 2013-2014 for the whole of France.
Grants and financial assistance for ...foreign students
Each year, a significant number of grants are awarded to foreign students by the ...Ministère des Affaires Étrangères (MAEE, or French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs). To take advantage of these grants, contact the cultural department of the French Embassy in your country directly.
Formalities for international students ...coming to study in France
If you’re an international student coming to study in France, find out more ...about the various student visas, the means of support required, enrolment procedures and the conditions of admission in accordance with the nature of your studies…
The French education system
The French education system is split into three stages: primary school (école), ...secondary school (collège) and high school (lycée).
Find a work placement
Looking for a student internship abroad? You will need to have a temporary work ...permit, undertake the internship as part of an internship agreement, and knock on the right door! That's all it takes!
Finding student accommodation
Finding student accommodation is possible! With the Crous (Centre Régional des ...Oeuvres Universitaires et Scolaires) (French Office of Student Services), the student halls and the Alliance française, among others, there are various routes to try. Or why not consider alternative options, such as a house share?
Diplomas and equivalents
Your degree could possibly be recognised by a French university, but you must ...take the right steps. First, contact the right representative: the local education authority, the Ministry or the department at your establishment. It is also possible to obtain a statement of comparability.