Visas

FAQ relatives aux questions de visas

Should I apply for my French student visa via Campus France?
If you live in one of the countries listed below, you must use the online CEF (Centre d'Etudes en France) procedure prior to visa application: Alg...
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019 at 3:19 PM
I'm non European, have to apply for a French student visa via Campus France
1/ Before the first log-in, you should create a personal account and register to ”Etudes en France” on the Website of the Campus France office in your count...
Thu, 7 Mar, 2019 at 11:56 AM
How to apply for a French student visa?
There are 2 cases, either you have to apply via Campus France or directly at the nearest French consulate. List of countries where visa application must...
Thu, 7 Mar, 2019 at 12:05 PM
VISA versus Online Enrollment. Still awaiting my appointment. / VISA versus inscription en ligne. Encore en attente de mon Visa
Online Enrollment : once you have got your French student visa from the French consulate, you'll have to upload a scan copy of your visa in the Registr...
Tue, 12 Mar, 2019 at 10:43 AM
Do I need a visa in order to study in France for less than 90 days?
You do NOT need a visa if you come for less than 90 days (exchange students only) and if you are a citizen of one of the following countries: § Alba...
Wed, 10 May, 2017 at 10:11 AM
Do I need a visa in order to study in France for a long period (over 90 days)?
You do NOT need a visa if you are a European Union Citizen , no matter the duration of your stay in France § Austria§ Belgium§ Bulgaria§ Croatia§ Cypr...
Tue, 9 May, 2017 at 4:55 PM
Applying from Singapore for a French student visa
Starting 15 April 2017, applicants have to apply via Campus France Singapore. Download the User Guide Campus France Singapore
Tue, 18 Apr, 2017 at 10:33 AM
Applying from the USA for a French student visa
Once you've been admitted, do not delay to apply for your French student visa. See Campus France USA home page https://www.usa.campusfrance.org/regul...
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019 at 3:36 PM
My spouse/partner comes to France, what visa will he/she get?
In case you and your partner are not yet married, our first piece of advice is that you and your partner get legally bound. Indeed married couples face ...
Tue, 7 Mar, 2017 at 10:43 AM
I'm a non EU student coming for an exchange, do I need a French visa if I have a residence permit from another European Union country ?
A residence permit from another European Union  country allows you to circulate between that EU country and France, but not necessarily to stay in France to...
Wed, 5 Jul, 2017 at 12:06 PM