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Most people know France as world’s most romantic country in the world. It most certainly is, but that is not all to it. France is a developed European country with a very good quality of lifestyle. It is a great study abroad destination with many great universities. Every year thousands of students go to France to acquire higher education. This is a complete guide for students who wish to study abroad in France. It has every little detail from admission to accommodation and all possible difficulties in studying in France.


6th Best Study Abroad Destination

France was ranked 6th best study abroad destination in the world to study in 2017 by QS Ranking. This is not without a reason. France has a great higher education system that focuses on quality of education and makes sure that every students whether domestic of international learns as much as possible. Education here is not based on memorizing the books but on discussion between teacher and students to assure the best delivery of concepts. Administration in France always keeps a check on universities to maintain the quality of education. 


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Great Higher Educational Institutes

France is home to many globally ranked universities. There are 73 Public universities as of 2017. Some of French universities are also ranked among top 100 universities of the world by both QS and Timer Higher Education Ranking. Best university of France was ranked 43rd of the world to study in 2018. Some of the top ranked French universities are named below.


1.     Ecole Normale Supérieure

2.    Ecole Polytechnique (ParisTech)

3.    Université Pierre et Marie Curie

4.    École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

5.    CentraleSupélec

6.    Sciences Po


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Low Cost/ Free Education for International Students

France is one of the cheapest countries in the world to study abroad. Its public universities have the lowest of cost that is next to only free. Even if you are student from Pakistan, India or any developing country, you can easily afford their education system. Average tuition fee in France costs about 20 – 100 thousand PKR per year. 


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Bilingual Courses

You can study programs in two languages in France. One is their native language French and other is English. Most international students get admission in English taught programs. France offers a wide range of English taught programs and your selected field of study will certainly be found in that list too. There are over 1,200 programs designed to be taught in English for international students.


Most Popular Tourist Attraction


France is the most popular tourist attraction in the world. It has the highest number of visitors in the world. It’s city Paris is particularly very famous among the tourists. France is blessed with a great deal of natural beauty and has many spots for adventurers. You can guess how good and beautiful of a place France is because it is called the most popular tourist attraction among countries like Switzerland, Spain and Italy.


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World’s Best Student Cities

Paris is home to some of the best cities in the world for international students. For many years its city Paris has been ranked among the best students cities by QS Ranking. For year 2017, it was ranked world’s Best student city. Paris was ranked 2nd Best student city to study in 2018. Click the following link to see more of Paris students cities and why they are ranked the best.


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A lot of International Students

France is the 3rd most popular study abroad destination for international students. As of 2015, there were over 300 thousand international students enrolled in different programs in France. One thing is definite that you won’t feel lonely there. Good thing is that most of the foreigners you will find in France are from United States, Australia and Germany. If you make some friends there, it can be really beneficial for your career. 


After Study Opportunities

France allows international students to extend their stay for 12 months after completion of their study course so they can gain professional experience and contacts. During this stay students can find and work for a job that is related to their study field. If you work good then you can get contract from your employer and change your status from “student” to “employee”. After that students can work for as long as they have a job or they can apply for permanent residency or citizenship.


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Fashion Capital of the World

France is also known as the country luxury, fashion and beauty. It is globally regarded as Fashion Capital of the world. It is probably because of their culture as they are very open minded and not conservative about adapting new things. If you are into fashion, France has a number of opportunities waiting for you. It is most beneficial for students of fashion and styling. 


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Best for Cheese Lovers

France is a paradise for you if you are a cheese lover. France particularly known for producing different and best types of cheese. There are approximately over 400 varieties of cheese found in France. This will certainly put taste in your food no matter what you eat. France is also regarded for tasty food and best chefs of the world. 


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