The Institut Européen de Français holds several accreditations and certifications, granted by important institutions that attest the quality of our French courses. We also establish partnerships with other companies and organizations in order to improve the the overall experience of the students that learn French in Montpellier with us.
The Qualité Français Langue Étrangère Certification
The result of a quality approach initiated by the Ministry for National Education, Higher Education and Research, the Ministry for Culture and Communication and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and International Development, the certification aims to identify, recognise and promote French foreign language centres whose language teaching and services present assurances of quality.
FIPF, Fédération Internationale Des Professeurs De Français
IEF is member of fhe Fédération Internationale Des Professeurs De Français, FIPF, an international non-governmental organization created in 1969, recognized for its role in promoting the French language in the world.
Centre de Langue Française, Paris Ile-de-France
The CCI, Centre de Langue Française is an institution of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris Ile-de-France. Created in 1958, it is a pioneer on professional French certification and training. IEF is a school certified by CCI for DFP exams in France.
IEF collaborates with the Paris-Sorbonne University, the largest and oldest institution in France dedicated to the study of literature, languages, civilizations, arts, humanities and social sciences, and one of the most famous universities worldwide.
The Institut Européen de Français is part of Groupement FLE, an association that brings together schools teaching French in France which offer a wide range of quality services to students, business people or people just interested in learning French in France during a language stay.
“Campus France”, The French national agency for the promotion of higher education, is a public institution (EPIC) aiming to promote the higher education, international student services, and international mobility worldwide.
Bildungsurlaub is a special form of leave, which is used for professional further education. Schools and institutions such as IEF need to be acknowledged for Bildungsurlaub, in order to provide German students with courses recognized as a educational leave in Germany.
CSN, Centrala Studiestödsnämnden
Centrala Studiestödsnämnden, CSN, approves and sends out Swedish financial aid for studies, which includes both grants and loans to students in Sweden and abroad, and also handles repayment of the loans. IEF provides Swedish students with French courses accredited by CSN.
Since 2005, IEF is a member of TANDEM International, a network of language schools in Europe and in Latin America. We distinguish ourselves through our quality and efficiency of learning as well as our friendly atmosphere. Tandem schools ® in the World emphasize the cultural integration of Students, by facilitating the exchanges with natives.
Belta, Brazilian Educational & Language Travel Association
The Brazilian Educational & Language Travel Association, Belta, brings together 90% of the main Brazilian institutions that work in the areas of courses, internships and exchange abroad.
Institut Français de Prague
Originally conceived as a true university, the Institut Français de Prague has become a multidisciplinary cultural center focused on language teaching and cultural partnerships it is also a platform for artistic exchanges.