International students who wish to study in France must meet certain requirements of the French government. To obtain information, contact the French Embassy or Consulate in your country.

Citizens from the EU, Norway, Iceland and Switzerland do not need any visa to enter study and work in France. To obtain more information about the visa legislation, please visit:



The International Relations Office will provide the incoming student with information on health insurance requirements and the extent of the medical cover offered to students enrolled in a French public school.

The student, however, has the responsibility for any further medical insurance, civil liability and repatriation insurance. For more information:

To subscribe to liability insurance in France we recommend ADH:

If you need any help with your visa or insurance, please contact:

pdf Incoming Students Guide pdf, 1.28 MB