French for University Studies

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Who is it for?

  • For international students who wish to study or complete their education at a university in France
  • For professionals wishing to settle in France or wishing to follow a university course in France to validate their diplomas obtained abroad

Number of lessons

28 lessons of 45 minutes per week (21h): 20 General French
lessons + 2 free workshops of 45 minutes + 6 group lessons in French for University Studies
Lessons / week (21h)

Course schedule

2020 : Program open from Monday, July 6 to September 25, 2020 (12 weeks).

Session start dates: Monday 6 July, Monday 3 August and Monday 31 August 2020.

2021 : Programme open from Monday 5 July to 24 September 2020 (12 weeks).

Session start dates: Monday, July 5, Monday, August 2 and Monday, August 30, 2020.

Possibility of 4, 8 and 12 week sessions.

Classes are not provided on public holidays. French lessons on Academic Goals are picked up within a week.


General French courses:

General French training for levels B1 + B2, B2 + C1, based on the CEFR (Common European Framework of
Reference for Languages) a communicative and action-oriented approach. These courses allow the development of oral and written skills
in international classes.

French courses for University Studies:

These courses prepare effectively for the pursuit of higher education in France or a French speaking country and meet the language needs of students : understanding a class, ask questions, make an oral presentation, reading articles and literature …
They also seek the acquisition of methodological skills to perform specific academic tasks: taking notes, attend a seminar, speak to peers or before a jury, define a problem, synthesize one or more documents, develop a plan research etc.
They integrate their disciplinary content (science, law, human and social sciences, medicine) and may include a support for academic integration.


From level B1 +


Program opens Monday, July 6 to Friday, September 25 2020 (12 weeks).

This program is available for 4, 8 or 12 weeks.

Session start dates: Monday, July 6 – August 3 and August 31 2020.

National Holidays: Tuesday, July 14.

The courses are not held on holidays. The lessons of French for University Studies are recovered in the week.


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