Top Reasons to Study in France in 2021



What attracts you to come in France? Eiffel tower, fashion houses of Paris, classical art museums including the Louvre, wines and sophisticated cuisine, Lascaux’s ancient cave drawings, Lyon’s Roman theater or the vast Palace of Versailles attest to its rich history. But what if we tell you some other interesting things, Excited? Aren’t you? 

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Top reasons to study in france

Universities in France:

The Universities in France are some of the most renowned Universities in world. 35 of the Universities in france appear among the top Universities in the world by various entities. Apart from its pioneer image in art and music, there are many other fields of study in France to explore for international students.

One thing constant among them all, is the international standards of education. Wherever you are, Paris(University of Paris - Sorbonne, Ecole Polytechnique), Lyon, Toulouse, Grenoble (University of Grenoble) or the Bordeaux, the universities are the best. Find the Full list here: List of Universities in France for International Students in 2020-21

Unlimited Options

France has more than 3,500 higher education institutions. This means you have an unlimited choice of locations, schools and courses. Apart from bachelors and masters course, there is plenty of many unique options of short-term courses as well. The options are endless. No matter what you choose, you are sure to love each minute of your time studying in France.

English Language:

Shocked? We know you wouldn’t have expected this. Many understudies are neglecting France because they need to learn French in order to study there. But yes it is true France’s universities have started using English language for directing students regardless of their local dialects. There are around 1500 French programmes taught in the English language. That means worldwide understudies would now be able to contemplate all the courses in English even though their French is frail.

Affordable and Quality education:

So this is interesting one! Education cost less in France than US and UK. And news doesn’t end here if you are a European your educational fees will be equal to that of French understudies. Funding is provided to many understudies by French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs. There are 3500 public and private organizations which offer phenomenal projects and training.

Read more here: Fees and Affordability in France

Plenty of scholarships

The French government, as well as Universities, offer scholarships to international students to encourage them to study in France. Around 500 scholarships are available for Indian students in France. Scholarships range from being fully funded, partially funded towards the tuition fee support.

Warm Welcomes

In the past few years, France has made a huge effort to recruit international students. The government of France has simplified the process of Visa application, and in some cases, even offers grants and scholarships to attract international students to study abroad in France. This shows how France welcomes prospective students outside of France.

Study in France without IELTS

It is possible to Study in France as an international student without submitting an IELTS score. You can find many private and public Universities in France who do not demand IELTS such as EPITA Graduate School of Computer Science, ESAIP School of Engineers, ESC Rennes School of Business etc. Know more here: Study in france without IELTS

Joy of living:

Ok so this is very important for all the living beings.  We all have heard about famous proverb “All work and no play makes jack a dull boy”. Isn’t it true?

If we compare with American culture this is far better as Americans believe in “All work and no play”.  French people believe in “work and play”. Don’t confuse it for lethargy and absence of effectiveness. French people believe in joy of living. You should also enjoy your life along with your studies.

A refined research venture:

It has got best research and development. It invest quite a lot of money on research and development making it stand on number 6th on the planet as far as domestic spending is concern. Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) of this nation is the world’s leading research organization. Many international students come here to study medicine which leads to 42% international students.

A world-class monetary power

Talking about world’s economy status then France holds 5th position. With 65 million purchasers (IMF 2014, Euro stat 2014) it stands 2nd i.e. Europe's second-biggest market. France is additionally the world's fourth-biggest exporter of services(OMC, 2013) and Europe's driving goal for manufacturing investments(EY, 2014) and that’s not the end it ranks 2nd in Europe if we talk about gross domestic product.

Opportunity to learn french

You will get an opportunity to learn French, which is the official language of over 30 countries. You can get connected with french classmates and neighbours, make new friends, you will surely learn french. You can also even opt french learning courses with your academic course.

Work during the study in France

An international student has the right to work while studying in France. French law gives the right to international students to work part-time for 964 hours during the year which is equivalent to 60% of the legal work year. The minimum wage rule is for all the working students. You can earn around €7900 per annum.

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