Program Details

Come and discover, in the very heart of Europe, a region rich in history and boasting a centuries-old heritage.With its flourishing architectural past, art and gastronomy, the whole spectrum of French culture is represented here, a fitting background for
Location:
Dijon, France
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter Semester, Year Round

Program Overview

Program Description:

On the campus of the University of Burgundy, 25.000 students are offered a full range of higher education courses. Associated with partner establishments all over the world, through the exchange of students and professors, the University of Burgundy is a centre for teaching and research in numerous domains.

Come and discover, in the very heart of Europe, a region rich in history and boasting a centuries-old heritage.With its flourishing architectural past, art and gastronomy, the whole spectrum of French culture is represented here, a fitting background for our world-famous Burgundy wines. The historical capital, a mere 1h40 train-ride from Paris, is also a modern university town and a thriving economic centre for the region.

The courses offered by the CIEF are open to adults aged 18 and over (for under-age students, please consult us for our special conditions). Minimum academic requirement: proof of completion of secondary education (baccalaureate or equivalent). Organization Placement tests are held at the beginning of each session.Classes take place on the campus of the University of Burgundy. The teaching staff, all specialists in French as a foreign language,are present from the day you arrive to look after your orientation. The administrative staff are available to help you with all questions concerning your stay in Dijon, your studies and accommodation. Assessment For all our courses, whatever the length, assessment of students’ progress is organized through regular tests, and final examinations. Certificates - Diplomas A certificate indicating the level followed, the number of tuition hours and course description, and a record of attendance is issued at the end of the course. Certain courses lead to specific university or national diplomas MEDIA CENTER Situated in the University's central administration building, the CIEF’s media center provides specially designed individual study facilities for students who can also obtain advice and guidance from the librarian. COURSES : The CIEF offers a choice of courses throughout the year : - Semestral courses (June—September / October-January and February-June), - Intensive courses (Summer Courses—Academic year courses), - Special training courses (Teachers' seminars, Language tuition, Evening classes, Customized courses),

Setting Description:
Our own Centre for French Studies has been part of this environment for over a century now. Every year we welcome more than 1500 students and teachers from all around the globe, introducing them to our language and culture, preparing them for their future university courses or helping them complete their training as language teachers. Our highly-experienced faculty and staff, as well as facilities for providing both training and accommodation, are available all the year round for regular classes as well as for intensive courses. We look forward to welcoming you and we shall endeavor to make your stay in Burgundy as enjoyable and as profitable as possible.
Cost:
From 537 USD to 2009 USD depending on the session : 2, 3, 4, 6, 8 weeks / 1 semester

Additional Program Information

Scholarships:
No

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