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Courses in English

The following programs in exact sciences can be attended in English.
All Bachelor's and master's programs in social and human sicences are taught in French.
No courses or tutorials are provided in English at the Bachelor level (except from the Chemistry Bachelor's program).

Language proficiency required

  • In the arts, humanities and social sciences: C1 level in French required (being comfortable enough in French to follow the program)
     
  • In exact sciences: B2 level in French and/or English required (being sufficiently proficient in French and/or English to follow the courses)


Helpful document: Self assessment grid (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages classification)

Computer Science


Master's program
Courses and tutorials are provided in English.Academic advisor: Natacha Portier

Physics & Chemistry

Chemistry Bachelor's program
2 courses are provided in EnglishMaster's program
Courses and tutorials are provided in French or English, according to the students' needs.
Academic advisor:

Biology

Master's program
2nd year of Master and lab rotations are provided in English.
Research in Biosciences (Fall of the 2nd year) consists of introductory lectures and research talks by international leading scientists in all fields of life sciences.
Academic advisor: Fabien Mongelard

Earth Sciences

Master's program
Courses and tutorials are provided in French or English, according to the students' needs.
(website in French)Academic advisor: Razvan Caracas

Mathematics

Master's program
Courses and tutorials are provided in French or English, according to the students' needs.
(website in French)Academic advisor: Mickaël De La Salle

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