Université d'Orléans

Application and tariffs


Before to apply, requirements are necessary to follow classes during the semester or the full year :

  • Holding a diploma equivalent to the French "Baccalaureat"/secondary school diploma,
  • No beginner level
    • 1st semester : providing a certification or transcript that shows the number of French class hours (200 hours or A1 level minimum)
    • 2nd semester : providing a certification or transcript that shows the number of French class hours (300 hours or A2 level minimum)
  • Mother tongue or schooling language is different from French.


The application for September 2017 is closed.

Next session in January 2018

Deadline to send back the application form : November, 16th 2017

Application form  - academic year 2017/2018

The form can be sent back to the following address :

Institut de français de l’Université d’Orléans
10 rue de Tours – BP 46527
45065 Orléans cedex 2

or by email to :


Particular cases :

  1. For applicant from an exchange program (agreement between the University of Orleans and your home university), please contact directly the international relations office of your university. You should register through the Campus France website.
  2. For applicant from countries using the CEF (Centre pour les études en France), please fill out the application form and register through the Campus France website.

Countries using the campus France procedure : Algeria, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chile, China, Colombia, Congo Brazzaville, Cote d’Ivoire, Gabon, , Guinea, India, Japan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mauritius, Mexico, Peru, Senegal, Russia, South Korea, Syria, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Vietnam


2017/2018  Tariffs

  • 1 100 euros per semester
  • Administrative and Social Security fees*: approximately  280 Euros

*Social Security is compulsory for all under 28 year-old students excepted for citizens of the Economic European Area who will be asked for their European Health Insurance Card or a private and personal Insurance certificate translated in French.

Over 28 year-old students will have to claim directly at the “Caisse Primaire d’Assurance Maladie” of the Loiret (Place de Gaulle in Orleans).

Single payment at the administrative registration by cheque in euros, cash or bank card.


Conditions for cancellation

Your definitive registration takes place only at your arrival when you will pay the fees, after the assessment test. Until the payment, you can cancel your application to the French Institute. After the payment, no refund is possible.