University of Bordeaux Montaigne has always been a destination of choice for students from overseas of all origins. Each year, there are approximately 120 different nationalities among students enrolled at the university.

Available Terms

  • Summer Intersession

Course Offerings

  • French as a Foreign Language (3 credits)


Information is available about the university's accommodation services University of Bordeaux Montaigne housing page.

NOTE: This is a Direct Enroll Exchange Program. All tuition and fees, room and board, and other expenses to be paid directly to the host institution, or by other arrangement.

The Campus

Thanks to the tram network, the university campus has been brought closer to the heart of the city center of Bordeaux. Since June 2007, the city of Bordeaux has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, in recognition of the unity of its exceptional urban heritage.

The castle in French Disney.

Exploring France

Bordeaux is a fantastic place to live, with countless cultural venues across the wider metropolitan area offering concerts and performances of the highest quality. The city is just three hours from Paris by TGV and lies at the heart of the stunning Aquitaine region, with its celebrated vineyards and pine forests, ocean coastline, and lofty mountains.

Summer School

This popular program is open to international students from around the world who would like to study during the summer and experience French culture.


How to Apply

If this program interests you and you wish to apply, visit the Study Abroad Portal for more information and to apply for eligibility and approval to participate.