Study in France

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Study In France

France, in Western Europe, encompasses medieval cities, alpine villages and Mediterranean beaches. Paris, its capital, is famed for its fashion houses, classical art museums including the Louvre and monuments like the Eiffel Tower. The country is also renowned for its wines and sophisticated cuisine. Lascaux’s ancient cave drawings, Lyon’s Roman Theater and the vast Palace of Versailles attest to its rich history. A total of 39 French universities are included in the QS World University Rankings® 2016-2017, of which 10 are within the global top 250.

  • France is the most popular non-English speaking destination for international students in the world, and the fourth most popular overall.

  • A thousand-year academic history of excellence, an on-going national commitment to higher education and an unparalleled linguistic and cultural tradition are some of the reasons international students study in France and for its enduring popularity as a study destination.

  • Postsecondary programs are subsidized and guaranteed by the French government.

  • Quality higher education, adapted to students’ needs.

  • France is a world-class economic power.

  • There are advanced industries and international corporations in France.

  • The environment in France is favourable to innovation and to young entrepreneurs.

  • The programs and degrees offer by institutions in France are accredited and well recognised around the world.

  • The standard of living in France is high.

  • There are two major intakes in France which are September and February.

  • International students interested in studying in institutions in France must apply to the institution that he or she wishes to attend.

  • In general, the main requirement for admission to a bachelor's programme is a secondary-school diploma.

  • Applicants must have at least a bachelor's degree or its equivalent to be admitted for a masters’ programme.

  • And if you are applying for a doctorate degree, you must have relevant diploma or master’s degree.


  1. Do I need to learn French?

  2. Is there any qualifying test to apply for higher studies at France?

  3. Can I work in France while I study?

  4. Are backlogs accepted in France?

  5. What is the living cost in France?