Student healthcare: FAQ

Do I have to pay for healthcare in France? How much does it cost?

Please, identify your situation on the dedicated page: Healthcare and Complementary Insurance.

Also, please, read the information carefully before proceeding with your online registration.

The annual flat rate fee for healthcare is 215 euro for the 2016-2017 academic year. The rate regarding the academic year 2017-2018 will be known in July 2017.

Do I have to buy a complementary health insurance?

No. Complementary health insurance is optional. However, you should be aware that it can guarantee a better refund of your standard medical expenses.

What is the difference between the LMDE and the SMEREP?

They are the two organizations that have been designated by the state to manage healthcare for students.

For further information on these two organizations, visit their websites LMDE (In French) and SMEREP (In French).