Located in the Normandy region not far from the D-Day beaches and the English Channel, the Université de Caen offers courses for a full immersion experience or French language and culture courses for international students at the Département de Formations en Langues. Students studying in Caen for a full-year with a high level of French have the opportunity to teach English in local middle or high schools.
Caen, France- population 200,000
Student enrollment: 24,000
Language of instruction: French
Length of exchange: semester or academic year
Location A growing city with a population of 200,000, Caen is famed for its two Roman abbeys and its 11th-century castle which houses a museum. Normandy's beaches and monuments make it an enjoyable area to visit. Paris is about two hours away by train.
Humanities: ancient studies, classics, education, French literature, linguistics, medieval archaeology, modern letters, Norman studies, theater & cinema studies
Business and management: business & public administration, economics
Languages: English, German, Italian, Russian, Scandinavian, Spanish
Law and Political Science
Social Sciences: history, geography, philosophy, psychology, sociology and anthropology
Science and Technology: biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, applied mathematics and social sciences, physics, earth and environmental sciences, engineering
Language notes: Universite de Caen is most appropriate for students who want to study French language and culture courses.
ISEP students live in residence halls on campus, in single-occupancy rooms and receive a stipend for meals. No married student housing is available.
ISEP Exchange: Students pay their UM in-state, out-of-state, or WUE tuition and housing and meals to UM.
ISEP Direct: Students pay a program fee through UM to ISEP which may include either tuition and housing and meals, tuition and housing, or tuition only. The options available are noted on the ISEP Directory Page.
This institution has more than one program option with differing language requirements. Please click the link below to check the language requirements for each option.