French + Sciences

French + Sciences

An innovative and exclusive Campus France program, with French courses and scientific units (in English) on the theme of environment and sustainable development

30 hours per week for 3 weeks

French courses + Science and technology modules + Thematic visits.

About the course
With its long tradition of science and higher education, Montpellier is internationally recognized for its research in the fields of health, agronomy and environment. It is also the cradle of modern medicine.

Today, Montpellier is the French leader in research on new farming models and environmental management. By bringing together entrepreneurs, scientists, educators and researchers in the same program, Accent Français and Campus France are using this scientific dynamic to make international students appreciate French technological know-how.

French as a foreign language : 15 hours per week (from A1 to C1 level)
  • Acquisition and reinforcement of linguistic, communicational and intercultural skills.
  • Acquisition and reinforcement of grammar and syntax
  • Practice of written and oral communication.

Science and Technology Block : hours per week (course taught in English), required English level: B2.
  • Company visits
  • Laboratory visits
  • 1 session of introduction to existing Engineering courses, lecture or conference
  • Work sessions, in the afternoon = 3 hours per session
  • 1 thematic debate (conducted in English = 3 h): to encourage students to develop their personal reflection and to project themselves into their future career as engineers by debating various issues.

Non-contractual program, subject to change. 
Thematic lectures : Sustainable housing, renewable energies and agriculture.
Students deepen their knowledge by attending presentations of experts working in the environmental field (including managers of small and medium sized companies), 1 theme per week.

Program goals :

This three weeks program on environmental themes enables participants to:
  • Take part in group discussions about problems and issues that scientists and engineers are facing.
  • Individually think  about potential careers in high-tech companies and which education and training programs are most likely to accelerate the start of those careers.
  • Meeting the important challenges of the 21st century in ways that are consistent with the objectives of sustainable development and the Paris agreement on climate change.
  • Promote innovative farming methods and practices that use research, education and training to ensure food security and environmental quality for a world population expected to reach 9 billion people by 2050, manage our natural resources sustainably, cure chronic and emerging diseases, and make the transition to environmentally friendly societies.

Dates: from 08/06 to 29/06/2024

Open registration: from 09/01/2024 to 09/05/2024
Session confirmed with 10 participants minimum by 09/04/2024, 38 participants maximum


French + Science & Student residence - Studio : 2820 € + Registration fees : 80€
French + Science & Host Family + half-board : 2820 € + Registration fees : 80€

Watch the programme in video :
- Testimony of Maryam in 2022 :
- Testimonial from the class of 2023 :

Prices French + Sciences

Duration 1 to 4 weeks 5 to 8 weeks 9 weeks and more 20 weeks and more
Price :

Learning path

Writing test

Before arrival

Oral test

on site

Evaluations and feedback

of your teachers every week

Final test

at the end of the programme

Official certification

of your level TCF exam (optional)

Calculate the cost of your language stay :
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  • French classes from 9am to 12.15pm OR from 2.15pm to 5.30pm from Tuesday to Friday + 12.30pm to 2pm on Mondays and Fridays for tutoring and the educational workshop.
  • In addition to the French courses, a dedicated scientific programme will be organised. The detailed programme will be sent to participants a few weeks before their arrival in Montpellier.

Our tools for learning

  • Native French-speaking teachers who graduated from the French University in French as a Foreign Language (FLE)
  • An application that provides you with a personalized pedagogical follow-up with your lessons, your notes, etc.
  • Video and audio supports used in class / Interactive whiteboards / Accent Français e-learning exercise platform
  • The team of teachers creates its own resources to adapt the content to the needs of the students and to work on the vocabulary in an authentic context.
  • Courses are prepared according to the CEFR, working on the 4 skills in each class: Listening, Writing, Speaking and Writing.

Our services + :

  • Resource center with workspace, computers, methods, books and DVDs at your disposal
  • Pedagogical tutoring offered to guide you in your learning
  • Free, 24-hour access to our online business platform
  • Complementary activities program: Events, social outings, cultural activities, sports meetings, conferences, tastings, language exchanges, etc.

Quality and certification

  • 98% of our students recommend us
  • Institute labeled " FLE Quality " with 15 stars
  • Elected " SuperStar French Language School
  • 22 years of experience and pedagogical innovation
  • +2000 students and +80 nationalities per year
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