AIFS: Grenoble - University of Grenoble - French Language and Culture and Intensive French Language

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Spend a summer, semester or academic year in the idyllic city of Grenoble, France with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 15 credits per semester through the Intensive French Language program at the Université Grenoble Alpes. Courses are taught in English... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.8
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I learned to be much more independent, to really take control of my own learning, and to loosen up about life and have a good time. It was SO worthwhile. - Berea College View Entire Review
More independence. A sense of the vastness of the world. Language. Peace. - Liberty University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with AIFS: Grenoble- University of Grenoble - French Language and Culture
September 14, 2015 Food, Friends, And French!
I increased my French language skills, ate delicious French food, learned about French culture, and became part of a French family who I adore! - Berea College View Entire Review
Personally, living abroad was a growing experience. In the face of linguistic and cultural barriers, I overcame adversity and frustration to meet the end goal. I developed patience, not only with others, but with myself. Some things did not come easy to me, especially in the classroom and I was frustrated with myself oftentimes.... - Saint John Fisher College View Entire Review
I learned not to generalize about culture. There's no better experience you can find. - Wartburg College View Entire Review
It was the most amazing time of my life. It depended my love of the french language. It has changed me so much as a person and helped me grow in so many ways. I now know that i am a strong enough person to just get on a plane and go to a foreign country and be not only happy but able to live their happily. I love the french way ... - Saint Michaels College View Entire Review
Yes, I learned about myself a lot but the classes were completely useless to my major. - Drake University View Entire Review
It was completely worthwhile. I learned how to be more independent. I learned not only the language but so much about the culture, people, food, history, and more. I tried to be a French person, and I think I succeeded! - Wartburg College View Entire Review
August 25, 2016 Absolutely Amazing
I gained so much French capability, I amaze myself sometimes when I find myself thinking in French or speaking it with much ease - Washington State University View Entire Review
September 15, 2015 Amazing Time In Grenoble
My experience was phenomenal, and well worth the time and cost. The cultural integration was far more rewarding than expected, and the people were amazing. Grenoble is a truly exceptional city in which to study--I miss it every day. - Trinity University View Entire Review
I learned so much about French culture and language that it was totally worthwhile - Berea College View Entire Review
I learned how to communicate with people from different backgrounds and learn to be patient with myself - Pacific University View Entire Review
I gained more confidence in French, more independence, and making unforgettable friends. - Berea College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with AIFS: Grenoble- University of Grenoble - French Language and Culture
It's amazing how many things you begin to see and understand about your own culture when you move to another. I am able to view American culture more objectively now and I have a wonderful appreciation for French culture, history, and language. Being forced to speak to strangers in a foreign language and dealing with the other s... - Trinity University View Entire Review

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Spend a summer, semester or academic year in the idyllic city of Grenoble,
France with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 15 credits per semester through the
Intensive French Language program at the Université Grenoble Alpes. Courses are
taught in English and French.


While studying in Grenoble, immerse yourself in local culture
through volunteer work. The American Corner, an organization that makes
information about the U.S. available to people in foreign countries, offers
volunteer opportunities for AIFS students. If you’re planning a career in
education, we can also provide you with information about the Teaching
Assistant Program in France (TAPIF)


Live in a French homestay or, for an additional fee, live in a
student residence. Breakfast and dinner are included every day in the homestay;
residence students receive a meal allowance to subsidize the cost of meals and
groceries.



You’ll enjoy cultural and social activities such as guided city
walks, visits to local museums, French cooking classes, a ride on the famous
cable cars over the city, hiking trips, language exchange with French students
and day trips to Lyon and Annecy. And of course, some of the best skiing in the
world is just 45 minutes from the center of town.  A
2-night tour of London, England, is included for students on the AIFS Flight
Package.


Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Intensive Language
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
  • Short Term
Instruction Language(s):
  • French
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Business
  • Fine Arts, Studio Arts
  • French Language, Literature
  • History
  • Cultural Studies
  • International Business
  • International Relations
  • Political Science and Government
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology
  • European Studies
  • French Studies
  • Visual and Performing Arts
  • Liberal Arts, General Studies
Minimum GPA:
2.5
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