Tuition and scholarships


University studies in France are relatively inexpensive compared to most european and north american countries, as higher education is highly subsidized by the french government.

The registration fee is revised annually by the french ministry of education. For 2019, the national tuition the following:

  • EU Students: approx 260 euros /per year
  • Non-EU students: 3770 euros /per year. But, provided that the applicants explicitely ask for it, this will not be applied by UGA in 2021, all students will pay the same tuition as EU students.
In addition to the registration fee students have to pay 90€ of contribution to the cost of student life (CVEC, compulsory).
Students are also required to subscribe to the national health insurance program (free of charge).
Students more than 28 who have interrupted their studies for more than 2 years, should contact the service of continuing education of adult students which will determine the tuition that they have to pay.

Other support

According to French law, during their research internship students receive a minimum gratification payed by the institute hosting the project.
The minimum legal amount is at least 560€/month for a full time internship.
The maximum legal length of an internship is 6 months per school year.

Published on  April 6, 2019
Updated on February 8, 2021