Université Toulouse - Jean Jaurès

Université Toulouse - Jean Jaurès (France) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Academic Year

  • Semester I: September – January
  • Semester II: January –  May


  • Semester I: January
  • Semester II: May

No requirements, however: a sufficient level of French (B2) is recommended. 

Areas of study open to exchange students


Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Courses within the Géographie, Aménagement et Environnement programme are taught in French. Therefore, a sufficient level of French (B2, see CEFR) is recommended. 

Housing assistance

Yes, see Practical Information: Accomodation.

Estimated living costs per month

The minimum monthly budget of a student is 600 euros. It consists of the following expenses:

• Housing: between 350 and 600 euros depending on the housing (you can apply for the APL – Aide personnalisée au logement -  the housing benefit of the CAF -Caisse d’allocation familiale-).
• Public transportation: 40 euros monthly pass (10 € for students under 26).
• Food Budget (university restaurant tickets: 4 euros a meal).
• Books, supplies, miscellaneous expenses ...


The standard unit of study is the semester. The normal load of a semester is 30 credits. 

Number of places available

1 place of 10 months