You're an exchange student

♦ Exchange programmes & bilateral agreements ♦

You’ve been selected to study at Toulouse Capitole University in the frame of an exchange programme.

Check the factsheet of the University for practical information about your stay.

Language requirements

►Language of instruction : French - English depending on the Faculties
►B2 Level* - Language certificate required

*Level according to Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

Exchange students are required to send a language certificate as part of their application. The certificate will be in French and/or in English depending on the lectures chosen at the University Toulouse Capitole.

Online application

  • First step : "Register"
  • Second step : "Login"
  • Online application form (deadline 20th of April for the fall semester )

Mandatory steps

After your registration at University:
You will have to register at the CPAM in order to get your compulsory health insurance. This is free and will allow you to entitle to reimbursement of health expenses.

All information and procedure to apply in this document (French & English version).

French course for exchange students

A free French course is available for exchange students, in two formulas :

Formula 1

French as a foreign language

Formula 2

Specialised French courses

French as a foreign language
Courses of French language
21 hours per semester
Credits : 3 ECTS                                                                                                                       

Specialised French courses
French courses applied to a specific field of study
Ex. Legal French, Business French (Economics & Management), French applied to Communication
12 hours per semester
Credits : 1 ECTS

Students can choose:

  • the first formula
  • the 2nd formula
  • both formulas

Admission conditions:
B2 level (of the CEFR) is required
More information on the CEFR

Registration subject to the number of available places, on the basis of “first arrived, first served”.

Toulouse Federal University also provides French course for all levels.
More information