Why Study in France
As one of the UK’s nearest neighbours, France is an obvious choice for study abroad, with easy travel with Eurostar via Paris to many parts of the country.
Funding your study
Annual tuition rates at France’s public institutions are set by law and are identical for home and international students.
France is not a cheap country. Typical prices (in GBP, May 2012) are:
French is not essential
French Universities are now increasingly using English as the medium of instruction especially in areas like management, engineering, political sciences etc for French and international students. For students lacking proficiency in French, it is usually taught as a subject in their curriculum during the course time.
Excellence in Science and Technology
In the Information Technology sector, France ranks second in Europe and fourth in the world. France is in the forefront of technological progress in several fields. France is responsible for the monitoring and technical management of the European space program Ariane, the operational launcher of several dozen communications and observation satellites.