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Paris Diderot University EXC
Paris, France (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2),
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
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Partner University Homepage: Click to visit
Program Details:
Level:
Postgraduate coursework, Undergraduate
Language/s:
French
Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
Anticipated Places:
TBC
Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
Agreement Scope:
University-wide
Ranking:
201-250
Program Description:

About

Université Paris Diderot
Location
: Paris
Year Established: 1970
Student population: 26,000

About
Situated in the heart of Paris, Université Paris Diderot (known as Paris 7) is the only multidisciplinary university in Paris to offer a wide range of degrees in the Humanities, Medicine and the Sciences. The University has an international reputation for research excellence in science, medicine, dentistry, art and humanities and social sciences and is a member of the prestigious Sorbonne Paris Cité PRES.
 
Highlights
Paris 7 operates out of new buildings in the fast-developing part of Paris known as Paris Rive Gauche, on the banks of the Seine near the Bibliothèque nationale de France. It has Paris’s largest and newest university library.
 
Unique characteristics
The University offers a wide range of high quality courses, which are closely tied to research activity. Courses are ambitious, innovative and professionally-oriented. There is a multidisciplinary range available, covering Arts, Literature, Languages, Social Sciences and Humanities, Science and Technology, and Medicine and Dentistry.
 
Location
The Rive Gauche site is a unique project which features remodeled industrial buildings offering teaching and research facilities which blend with the rich local cultural and economic scene. Here you’ll get to know the city that has long welcomed writers, musicians and intellectuals including Ernest Hemingway and Jean-Paul Sartre. Visit the numerous galleries, cafes, book stores and museums, all in one of the most romantic cities in the world.

France - Universite Paris Diderot - campus 2

Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study at the host university

Subject Area/s:

Arts and Social Sciences

Business

Science

Language

History

Social Work

Geography

 

 


Exclusions apply: Film studies, Psychology, Medical Studies and Engineering. 
 
Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Semester 1: September- December
Semester 2: January - May

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University

24cpts

30 ECTS


The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.


Grading System
A – Excellent
B – Very Good
C – Good
D – Satisfactory
E – Pass
F/Fx – Fail

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period. Official transcripts cannot be issued before the designated dates for each semester.
 

Languages

Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in French except for some courses offered by the Department of English Studies.
 
Language Requirement
Language classes are available to exchange students wishing to improve their French.
 

Living

What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host city

Accommodation 
Housing options are offered by the host university
 
Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas.


Scholarships
Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant: Exchange students can apply for a grant from the French Embassy to assist with the cost of a return flight ticket between Australia and France.

Insurance
Students are required to obtain French student social security during their exchange.
 

Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university

Campus France is a French government agency for the promotion of international student mobility. Visit their website for more information about preparing to study in France.


Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar closer to the start of the year
 
Orientation
Orientation will be held at the beginning of the semester.
 
Support Services 
The International Relations Office provides services and assistance to exchange students.
 
Visas
Information from the Embassy of France in Australia
 

Student Experiences

Be the first to tell us about your experience at Paris Diderot University!
 


 
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