Université Francois-Rabelais Tours

Europe, France

The University François-Rabelais of Tours is located in the lively and beautiful city of Tours (one hour from Paris), a city where history, culture, sports activities and a thriving business community ensure you will experience the best of French art de vivre. Open to the world, the University of Tours privileges cooperation and exchanges by actively participating in the establishment of the European Higher Education and Research Area that stems from the Bologna Process.

Special conditions/comments

Effective immediately: Australian students applying for a long term (more than 90 days) French student visa will no longer be able to send their visa applications by post-mail, and must book and attend an appointment in-person at the Consulate-General in Sydney. Students can book an appointment at the Consulate using the online booking calendar, which operates on a 60 days in advance system. Appointments book out very quickly, with the period between July and August being very busy. Students must be aware that they cannot attend their visa appointment more than three months before their arrival in France. Programs less than 90 days continue with the visa exemption.

Credit points equivalent to 60 LTU credits
30 European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS)
Placement chance
High chance
Language of instruction
English; French
Available scholarships

Mobility Grant, Academic Scholarship (AMS)

Semester dates
Autumn semester: September - December ; Spring semester: January - may


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