Welcome to the University of Bordeaux!
The University of Bordeaux welcomes approximately 7,200 international students each year. Find out about the many welcome tools and events that ensure a fun-filled integration period for these students!
Right from the start, at the beginning of the academic year, the University of Bordeaux organizes a variety of activities to help international students get settled in to campus life. Following on from this, welcome services and events are ongoing throughout the year.
For further information on getting started at the University of Bordeaux, make sure to check out our welcome guide which includes all you need to know to live and learn in Bordeaux!
Throughout the year
For any questions related to their stay, international students are invited to contact the Student Life Centers - SLC (Bureaux de la Vie Etudiante - BVE) and Mobility Services (International Office - for those within an exchange program), located on the main campus sites. Information is available on topics such as registration processes, student integration, French classes, student file management and follow-up, scholarship and accommodation requests, Erasmus program agreements, etc. Different university services may also be indicated should students have questions about financial support and grants, health, social, culture, sport, leisure, etc.
Find out about all the activities proposed by the Student Life Centers throughout the year by checking out their Facebook page!
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