International Students


From August 10 to September 13 of 2022 in person : FLE course from 8.30 am to 12.00 pm and from 1.30 pm to 3.00 pm
From August 16 : Mathematics course from 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Why you should attend the French Summer School

  • Improve your French and your understanding of French culture
  • Get well prepared to study at INSA Lyon
  • Get 4 ECTS before you even start your 2-year Core Foundation Engineering Program (FIMI)

How ?

  • You will take part in various activities and projects
  • You will be taught how to be autonomous in your every day life and your studies at INSA Lyon
  • You will meet other students from many different countries and create yourself an active social life


  • From A1 to C1
  • Small level group class (up to 16 students per class)

Skills and Contents

- Improve your French language skills

  • Writing
  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Speaking

- Get organized for your studies here

  • Presentation of Preparatory Level courses (organization and examination)

- Get ready to work in a multicultural environment

  • By getting to know each other
  • Creating bonds

- Learn French for academic purposes and in a scientific context

  • Work methodology
  • Note taking
  • Understanding and organizing contents
  • Understanding instructions

- Expand your knowledge about French Culture and Society : teachers will give you an overview about news, cinema, History...