Language & Culture Summer School

Intensive French language training

Intensive French language training supplemented by a range of educational and cultural activities.

Where and when?

The programme takes place in Montpellier, one of the most attractive cities in southern France, in July and August.

Depending on your level, it is possible to register for either both months or just one month: July 2rd to 28th and/or August 1st to 24th.

For whom?

The Language & Culture Summer School is designed for international students and graduates, ranging in French proficiency from absolute beginner to intermediate levels (from A0 to B1).

Why sign up?

  • To improve your proficiency in French, which is necessary to successfully continue your studies in France
  • To introduce students to French culture through immersion in a rich programme of cultural and social activities

What is in the programme?

  • 100 hours of French language teaching per month
  • 40 hours of French cultural and social activities per month
  • Reinforced French language classes for beginners

Upon arrival, students take a placement test in order to be placed in the most appropriate group according to their language level.

The maximum group size is 15 students per class, with an average of 12.

Outside the classroom, students participate in organized activities designed to help enhance their language skills through immersion in French cultural events.

You will be able to discover Montpellier and the Languedoc-Roussillon region through the social and cultural activities programmed. You will visit the Cité of Carcassonne, the largest medieval city in Europe with its walls still intact. Another destination is the city of Nîmes, home to one of the world's best preserved Roman coliseums. Outside Montpellier you will see Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert, ranked one of the most beautiful villages in France, and the UNESCO World Heritage bridge across a nearby gorge known as Le Pont du Diable.

Where can you stay? Where can you eat?


You will be accommodated in SupAgro student residence halls located a 3-minute walk away from the campus.

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The canteen is situated on Montpellier SupAgro’s La Gaillarde campus. It provides meal service from Monday to Friday from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.

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How much does it cost?

The fee for the entire programme (French language immersion course and cultural activities) is  €860* per month.

The fee for the French language immersion course alone is €720* per month.


* Cost of food and accommodation are not included in this fee.


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How do you apply ?


Step 1: download and complete the application form with Acrobat Reader

Step 2: Send it along with the copies of your passport and insurance to M. Teleï PAVIUS

Last update : 26/02/2019