Semester Exchange - Université Francois Rabelais de Tours

Semester Exchange - Université Francois Rabelais de Tours

Universitite Francios Rabelais de Tours is a public university located in Tours, France and known as University of Tours. The University of Tours is totally rooted in its region. A university in the heart of the city, its sites, located in various districts of the city, are all easily accessible. Its 23,000 students enjoy getting together in favourite places to spend time relaxing after a day’s studying: Place Plumereau, with its cafés and terraces, its cinemas, theatres and its art scenes, its public gardens and sports facilities. At just one hour from Paris by high-speed train (TGV), Tours offers direct links to major international airports and its regional airport offers daily services to London. Thanks to its rich heritage and Loire chateaux, the Touraine region is also one of France’s major touristic milestones. This Loire Valley, listed by UNESCO on its World Heritage sites, is an exceptional natural reserve abounding in well-known “Loire-on-a-bike” itineraries.

Country: France, Europe
Program Dates: Semester 1: September -December, Semester 2: January - April
Type of program: Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: French, English
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website Universitite Francios Rabelais de Tours

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a nomination from Macquarie University
  • Meet English and French language requirement for non-native speakers

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Expression of Interest form EOI online

Important notes:

Application Fee: No fee

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas.  

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

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Summary
Universitite Francios Rabelais de Tours is a public university located in Tours, France and known as University of Tours. The University of Tours is totally rooted in its region. A university in the heart of the city, its sites, located in various districts of the city, are all easily accessible.

Area of study
Engineering and IT; Science

Eligibility
Full offers only

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Francios Rabelais, Exchange, France, Electronic, Computer, Planning and sustanability, Physics, and Engineeering

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500

Phone
No phone entered

Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/muis/vcis-closing-dates

Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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