For information in French

- Agence Edufrance :
Agency in charge of promoting tertiary studies and facilitating the stay of foreign students in France. Link :

- Centre d’Information et de Documentation Jeunesse (CIDJ) :
101, Quai Branly - 75015 Paris: consulting of brochures and publications on education, training, careers, employment, continuing studies, practical life, etc. The documents edited by the CIDJ are also available for reference in 31 regional and departmental centres, and almost 1200 offices and Youth Information Points (list available upon request from the CIDJ). Link :

- Centre national des œuvres universitaires et scolaires (CNOUS) :
General information on student life in France: Estimated cost of living, information on student accommodation, student jobs...: 69, Quai d’Orsay - 75007 Paris. Link :

- EGIDE -Centre Français pour l’accueil et les échanges internationaux :
Guide for foreign students - description of French higher education, comparison with US and UK qualifications, useful information on preparing a visit to France, practical information for day-to-day living in France, course catalogue, background information on French society. Link :

- Ministère de l’Education National, de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche, MENESR
(French Ministry of National Education, Higher Learning & Research)
The Bureau de l’orientation du cursus licence -Direction de l’enseignement supérieur- Ministère de l’Education Nationale, de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche -99 rue de Grenelle - 75357 Paris 07 SP

On the MENESR Web site: General information on studying in France, administrative procedures -documents, deadlines, prerequisites, links to the university web sites, applications for first-year university preliminary admission :

- Office National d’Information sur l’enseignement et les professions (ONISEP)
Bookstore: 168 Boulevard de Montparnasse - 75014 Paris, sale and consulting of brochures and publications on studies, professions and opportunities.
Information on tertiary courses available in France, research possible by region, type of course and level of study. Link :

- Service Public
Administrative guide including the rights and necessary administrative procedures for foreign students in France. Link :

Dernière modification : 14/09/2006

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