Tuition and Fees

University Programme

University Programme tuition fees include classes and any course materials. Additional, optional fees apply for students who wish to obtain accommodation through the Summer School, for French language track students who wish to take a DELF/DALF exam, and for students who wish to take an elective class.

2020 University Programme Tuition Fees

  • One session: 2,400 €
  • Two sessions: 4,200 €
  • Early bird registration for two sessions : 4,000 €

Admitted students who complete their registration for the programme by 15 March 2020 are eligible for the "early bird" discount for two sessions.

The following are not included in tuition fees and must be arranged directly by each student: transportation to and from Paris, school supplies (excluding books), food, optional activities, and housing.

2020 Optional Academic Fees

Elective classes

  • Per session: 500 €

Students have the possibility to take one optional elective class per session in addition to their core social science or French language class.  See a full list of elective classes.


  • DELF B2: 220 €
  • DALF C1: 220 €

Learn more about the DELF/DALF French language certification at the Alliance Française.

2020 Optional Accommodation Fees

Blue Stripe

Shared room – room with two single beds for two roommates in an apartment of up to 8 people

  • Price for one session: 895 €
  • Price for two sessions: 1640 €
  • Supplement for early arrival before the June session: 260 €
  • Supplement for late check-out after the July session: 540 €

Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris

Private room – private bathroom ensuite and shared kitchen in a student residence hall.

  • Price for one session: 970 €
  • Price for two sessions: 2100 €


Studio apartment – fully-equipped studio apartment in a student residence.

  • Price for one session: 1200 €
  • Price for two sessions: 2400 €

Application Fee

Applicants must pay a 40 € application fee at the time of their application. The fee is payable online by credit card at the end of the application process. The application fee is non-refundable.


The Summer School is not able to offer any scholarships. We encourage prospective students to check with their home universities and local embassies to see if they may secure additional funding.

Refund, Cancellation and Modification Policy

The University Programme 2020 Refund, Cancellation and Modification Policy (PDF, 319 Mo) specified the time table and conditions for which University Programme tuition, accommodation and other programme fees could be refunded, as well as policies regarding course cancellation and modification of class registration.

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