This exciting immersion program allows students to study French language in Angers, France, while also learning more about French culture, politics and society. Open to all levels of language, from complete beginners to advanced students, this program contains courses covering many disciplines, with coursework in history, sociology, political science, French culture and civilization, in addition to language. Courses are taught at the international language institute (CIDEF) of the Université Catholique de l'Ouest alongside a diverse range of students from all over the world. Students live with a French family during the academic year or may have the option to live in a residence hall in summer. With more than 30,000 students, Angers is a lively city with a prominent youth culture as well as a deep history, with a castle and churches dating back to the twelfth and thirteenth centuries.
- Enroll in French classes at any ability level, from beginning to advanced
- Explore French culture, history, society and more with a wide range of courses
- Stay with a host family for an immersive experience or a residence hall in the summer for more independence.