DU French Studies C1

General information

Prerequisites for enrolment
Admission conditions
Length of studies
1 or 2 semesters
Campus Hannah Arendt
Cost and financial aid
Initial training  
Continuous training (employees, jobseekers, self-employed)

The Languages Service of the House of International Affairs offers intensive DUEF (Diplôme d'Université d'Etudes Françaises) French as a Foreign Language courses for groups or individuals with a basic knowledge of French (A1 / A2 minimum).

For the 2018-2019 academic year, the Languages Service (SDL) offers levels A1 to B2 for both semesters. The C1 group will be open subject to a sufficient number of registrants.


To help students to reach the C1 level (advanced level, according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).



Prerequisites for enrolment : Bac

Admission conditions

This university degree is open to anyone with a high school diploma. This course gives access to student status.


The pre-registration is registered upon receipt of the registration form completed and signed with the elements requested on page 6 of the form. The final registration is validated on the spot after having completed and signed the "Administrative Registration" file with all the requested elements (in particular a long stay visa valid during the whole training period for the nationals of countries outside the European Economic Area). All these formalities will allow you to obtain the status and the student card.

Conditions of validation

Continuous assessment and final examinations.

The jury meets at the end of each semester to deliberate.


For all registrations, please make an appointment by phone or email with the Languages Service of the House of International Affairs.

The service is open from Monday to Friday from 9am to 12pm and from 2pm to 4pm.

Maison de l'International - Service des Langues Case 10
74 Rue Louis Pasteur 84029 AVIGNON CEDEX 1
Tel. +33 (0)4 90 16 29 89

Date of update June 22, 2021