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ABOUT FRANCE

 

France is the largest country in European Union (EU) and has one of the top ranked educational systems in the world. There are plenty of universities and institutions that offer wide range of subjects and courses. It is a perfect match to your academic pursuits in France and also develop your career. 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. Euro is the official currency of France.

 

WHY STUDY IN FRANCE

 

  • 64 Nobel Laureates and 15 Fields Medals.

  • Post Study Work Visa up to 2 Years (post Masters’ degree).

  • France is home to 3,500 higher education institutions.

  • 4 French universities in top 100 in the world (QS World Rankings 2022).

  • Affordable tuition fee and living expenses.

  • Subsidized Accommodation by Government - France is the only country in Europe to offer this benefit. All students are eligible on a case to case basis to apply for assistance and receive subsidy on cost of accommodation from 30% to 50% of the rent from the French Government.

  • Internship opportunities in Multinational Companies - Most of the courses have inbuilt 4-6 months internships which may be paid or unpaid. Paid internships may come with a stipend of approx. Euros 500 per month.

 

CAREERS & INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

 

France is the world's fifth largest economy and is home to 31 of the world's 500 most powerful companies. The major industries in France encompasses of Energy, Manufacturing and Technology, Transport and Agriculture. Airbus, LVMH, Orange, Danone, Total, L’Oréal & Sanofi are some of leading French organizations of international repute. France is also actively involved in global affairs as a member of leading organizations such as the European Union, The Group of Seven (G7), NATO & The World Trade Organization (WTO). From a career perspective, there is a high demand of professionals in the domains of Business & Management, Teaching, Information Technology, Health, Law and Aviation.

 

POPULAR UNIVERSITIES

 

  • Skema Business School, Paris

  • Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines d'Alès - IMT Mines, Alès (MSc in Disaster Management and Environmental Impact)

  • NEOMA Business School, Rouen

  • Burgundy School of Business, Dijon

  • Rennes School of Business, Rennes

  • Excelia Group, La Rochelle

  • ESSCA School of Management, France

  • Institut supérieur d`électronique de Paris (ISEP), Paris

  • EPITA - School of Engineering and Computer Science, Paris

  • ESIGELEC, Rouen

 

POPULAR COURSES

 

  • Business & Management

  • IT & Engineering

  • Law & Teaching

  • Sciences

  • Art & Design

 

INTAKES

 

  • There are two main Intakes in France for international students, Jan/Feb (Summer) and Sep/Oct (Winter).

  • General Deadlines for Applications: Summer - Up to 15th November Winter - Up to 15th July. Some institutions accept applications beyond deadlines on a case to case basis.

 

VISA

 

  • Students are eligible for 2 years of Post Study Work Visa on completion of Master’s course (this is applicable only for RNCP certified programs).

  • Every student is granted a specific Long Stay Visa for study purposes in France. Also, as the country falls within the Schengen area a student can travel other Schengen countries as a tourist for a limited period.

 

COST OF EDUCATION (INDICATIVE)

 

The average cost of education is EUR 22,500/- per annum. This includes tuition fees for one-year, living & accommodation expenses, airfare and visa fees.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

 

Our global universities have plenty of scholarships, grants & bursaries on offer for ambitious and aspiring international students like you. We will help you identify the ones that match your profile the best and receive the ones you deserve the most.

 

LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

IELTS/TOEFL is not mandatory for admission but having the same will have a positive impact on the visa outcome.

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