About UFC

University of Franche-Comté (UFC) — public non-profit institution. It is located in Besancon, France. The higher education institution started its history in the 15th century and right now is one of the oldest in the country. UFC is a part of European University Association (EUA).

UFC carries out research in several scientific areas.

Besancon, France
Establishment year

UFC tuition fees

The academic calendar at UFC is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in France. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Students of UFC pay from 1,000 USD per year for French programs (B2 level). English programs are about twice as expensive. The exact cost of programs and information on the availability of scholarships can be found on the website of the university.

When choosing an educational institution, it is necessary to take into account additional costs: accommodation, transportation, educational materials, meals and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
1,086 USD/year
1,000 USD/year
1,086 USD/year
1,000 USD/year

Bachelor degree at UFC

Only students who successfully pass the entrance exams are admitted to bachelor's programs.

UFC campus

The campus of the educational institution is located in Besancon. The university has a library, in the collection of which you will find not only textbooks and scientific works, but also works of the classics, modern literature and much more.


What to do after graduation

It is possible to stay in France for an additional 18 months after graduation. To do this, you need to apply for a graduate visa, which allows you to work without providing an offer from an employer. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.

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Universities in this city

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
92University of Franche-ComtéFranceBesançon
1,000 USD
1,000 USD
310National Higher School of Mechanics and MicrotechnologyFranceBesançon
1,000 USD
1,000 USD

Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
361High Normal School, ParisFranceParis
1,629 USD
1,086 USD
802Pierre and Marie Curie UniversityFranceParis
204 USD
281 USD
1393University of Paris-SudFranceParis
204 USD
281 USD
1574University of StrasbourgFranceStrasbourg
3,009 USD
556 USD
1645Polytechnic School, ParitekFrancePalaiseau
18,249 USD
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