Université Grenoble Alpes (France) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Student experiences

No student experiences available yet.

Academic calendar

Academic Year

  • Semester I: beginning of September – January
  • Semester II: mid January – June
Requirements

No requirements. Do note, however, that undergraduate (licence) programs are taught in French. A sufficient level of French is therefore recommended. 

Areas of study open to exchange students

Geology and Geophysics,

Courses at Master’s level

Yes. 

Language of instruction

Most undergraduate courses are taught in French though you will find some undergraduate course offerings in English as well. Master's courses are taught in French or English. See Programmes in English.

Housing assistance

Admitted exchange students who meet the application deadline are guaranteed a place in univeristy housing. International relations staff will ensure that you receive an email with information and password for your online housing application. It is not necessary to contact the housing office directly in order to make an application for student housing.

Exchange student housing application deadlines:

  • in June for students on first semester and full-year exchanges
  • in November for students on second semester exchanges

Once your online housing resquest is complete and received, you will be sent an attestation de logement, which you may need for your visa application. Final housing decisions are generally made the month before your arrival in Grenoble.
Students making late housing requests may be assigned a room if places are still available.

Estimated living costs per month

About €900 per month. See: The cost of living.

Credits

Normal study load per term:
in credits: 30 ECTS per semester
in courses: 4 courses (regular courses are worth 7,5 ECTS)

Number of places available

2 places per year of each 10 months. 

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Bij International Office Geowetenschappen kun je terecht met vragen over studeren in het buitenland, waarvan je het antwoord niet op deze site vindt.

Bezoekadres

Victor J. Koningsbergergebouw, eerste verdieping
Budapestlaan 4a-b
3584 CD Utrecht
Tel: (030) 253 96 34
E-mail: international.geo@uu.nl (vermeld je naam, opleiding en studentnummer)

Openingstijden

International Office Geowetenschappen is geopend (en telefonisch bereikbaar) op maandag, dinsdag, donderdag en vrijdag van 10:30-11:30 en van 12:30-14:30 uur, of maak een afspraak.