Practical Information

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Are you between 18 and 35 years old, and are a student or a young graduate? Do you want to travel, discover other cultures, ways of life, study, work as an intern, and live abroad for 2 to 12 months? Is your budget limited and you want to benefit from an organized club? Aquarius enables you to make your project happen!


Looking for a job in France ? Mister Bilingue is the leading job site for bilingual people and foreign native speakers in France. You speak english, german, spanish, dutch, russian or another language ? Find your job now on Mister Bilingue !
Website : www.misterbilingue.com/en
Are you looking for housing?


The Cité Universitaire is the place to live for International students in Paris; with 37 houses, it offers quality accommodation, facilities and services for every day life including sports and culture, designed for the public.

Website :www.ciup.fr

The organisation for the students of Paris. Accomodation, health, restoration, sports, culture, social…here is all theinformation that you need.

Website : www.crous-paris.fr

Living with a host family is a great option for students who really want to experience the French way of life. At Atome, we have built a large family network, all located in Paris, close to metro stations and in safe areas You will have your own private furnished room The host family will provide linen, towels and you will have laundry done at least once a week. Of course all our families will have free Internet access available for your use.
For more information :

Website : www.atomeparis.com
Phone : +33(0)952157294
Email : contact@atomeparis.com


We all know it : being a student in Paris and finding an accomodation is not so easy!
That’s why this column is full of good advice, alternative solutions, useful addresses with one goal: to accompany you on your way. So stay cool because we are here for you!!

Website https://www.etudiantdeparis.fr/infospratiques/logement

Wimdu is an accommodation rental platform which lists more than 150,000 privately owned apartments and properties around the world. With more than 3,000 short-term rentals in Paris alone you can find great value temporary housing there. Often cheaper and closer to local life than a hotel, this is the ideal solution if you need a base to start your new life in Paris.

Site web: https://www.wimdu.co.uk/paris

You've made the right choice of homestay in order to make rapid progress in your French language skills and to be immersed in French culture! . In Paris, quality accommodations" in host- families " and choice of formulas going of the room without meal to the half board. For short or long stays, in temporary solution before a corent, or for a semester !

Website: https://www.sejoursfrancefamille.fr

You know where you want to study, and of course it is not next to your parents’ (spirit of freedom!!) Like 80% of students, you are faced with a new dilemma. We are here to help you to solve the problem.
  List of homes and university residences in Paris.  Click here
Do you need some help?

Reception Office for International Students (BAEM)

University’s registration, visa, work regulations, health, the BAEM helps foreign students prepare for their trip to Paris.

How ? You can ask questions before your arrival in Paris by mail or via the website. Upon your arrival, you can go, without an appointement, to the offices located at the “Cité Universitaire” in Paris.

Where ? At the ‘Maison Internationale’, the International House, of the “Cité Universitaire International de Paris” (next to the university’s cafeteria)
Address: Cité Universitaire Internationale de Paris-17 Boulevard Jourdan-75014 Paris

Contact : baem@ciup.fr
Website : www.ciup.fr


Welcome reception and legal orientation for foreign students

The association LDH (League of human rights) assures a legal office each Saturday from 10 a.m to 1 p.m (except holidays)

Where ? Room 314 – ‘Université Paris’3 – ‘Sorbonne Nouvelle’ – 13 rue Santeuil – Paris 5 – Metro: Censier Daubenton – Ligne 7. Appointments not necessary.

Contact : permanence-ldhsorbonne@ldh-france.org


Do you want to call around the world ?

Do you want to be able to call anywhere in the world at attractive prices?

Mobile-Globe, the premier low cost operator, allows you to save up to 80% on your international calls from your cell phone or home phone.

Members of the CIJP : Benefit from 5€ TTC offered on your account which is around more than an hour of communication towards Zone1.

To visualize the details of the offer : Click here

Foreign language courses

Le CIJP allows you to profit from your summer vacation by perfecting your Spanish skills in Spain.

To find out more click here.

Do you want to work as a nanny?

You are a student between the ages of 18 and 29 who wishes to stay with a welcoming family, perfect your linquistic skills and appreciate kids? Bec ome a nanny : receive lodging, food, and pay; you look after the family's kids and perform certain household tasks for about 30 hours per week. For international students staying in France and for French students staying in Europe. Personalized supervisions and followed regularly during the stay.

To find out more click here.

We offer part-time or full-time positions in Paris, Bordeaux, Nantes, Lyon and Lille. Our instructors teach English in a fun and innovative way while baby-sitting children. We developed our own teaching method with our team of specialists in early language acquisition. Once we have decided to work with you, we offer fully paid training sessions to guide you through your work (as well as teaching material, props, books, etc.)
Web site : https://job-in-france.babylangues.com/
Speaking Agency
The Paris-based company Baby-speaking provides childcare services at home such as baby-sitting and language tutoring, both done by native speakers. If you are a foreign language-speaking student looking for a part time job involving interaction with children in order to teach your own language join our team! To apply online to our part time job offer: click here Flexible hours (5 to 15h/week) / high hourly earnings / declared job / french health insurance provided No minimum level of French language required
Do you want to learn French ?

Several schools will allow you to learn and improve your knowledge in French.

For more infrmation click here.