International Students



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 courses!

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

[Download ECTS Credits Sheet]

- Improve your French language skills

  • Writing
  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Speaking

- Get organized for your studies here

  • Locate yourself in the campus
  • Presentation of the Deparments and the organizaition of their courses

- Get ready to work in a multicultural environment

  • By getting to know each other
  • Creating bonds

- Discover the city of Lyon

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