Knowledge Summit 2

The second edition of the Indo-French Knowledge Summit dedicated to Higher Education, Research and Innovation will take place at the University of Lyon, France on 17 & 18 October, 2019. The Summit is organised by the Embassy of France in India, in partnership with Campus France and the University of Lyon and will be inaugurated by high level dignitaries of the governments of France and India. The two-day summit will involve a series of interactive…

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French Touch in Luxury Brand Management Course

The Jesus and Mary College in New Delhi now boasts of a French touch in its academic curriculum. ‘Decoding the French Touch in Luxury Branding’ is the title of a new management course offered to students in collaboration with The American Business School in Paris. The 6-week exchange programme aims to provide a balanced learning experience built on theory and professional practice. An orientation programme that took place on the 9th August saw the presence…

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Espace France in Vellore Institute of Technology!

An agreement was inked between the Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore and the French Institute in India for the establishment of the very first ‘Espace France’ in South India. VIT Vice President, Mr. Sankar Viswanathan, signed the MoU in presence of Mrs.Christine Cornet, Attaché for Books & Ideas at IFI. A space dedicated to students, ‘Espace France’ will facilitate their discovery of opportunities in higher education in France as well as the French language and…

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New Campus France Office in Jaipur!

The brand new Campus France in Jaipur is now open for all students!  A clean and green work space featuring a minimal design- the perfect setting for making those important life decisions. Campus France is a government agency that operates under the French Ministry of External Affairs. We provide personalised counselling sessions and organize various workshops throughout the year for students looking to pursue education in France. These sessions help students acquire relevant and necessary information…

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‘Espace France’ in Punjab

Dr Bertrand de Hartingh and Mr Aman Mittal, Associate Director, Lovely Professional University, signed an agreement towards an ‘Espace France’ – an educational and cultural space dedicated to France, in the premises of the university. The space will be inaugurated in September and will allow students to not only learn about French language and culture but also higher education opportunities in France.

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Dr. Bertrand de Hartingh Graces Pune University Convocation Ceremony

“विद्यार्थ्यांना अभिनंदन” were the first words of Dr Bertrand de Hartingh, Counsellor for Education, Science and Culture, French Embassy in India and IFI Director when he spoke as the chief guest at the 115th Convocation ceremony of the Savitribai Phule Pune University. He was welcomed by Hon’ble Prof. Nitin R. Karmalkar, Vice Chancellor, as he became the first foreigner to grace the convocation ceremony as chief guest. The honour has only been bestowed to renowned figures including Jawaharlal Nehru.

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Choose France Tour

The Choose France Tour takes place twice every year, in autumn and in winter. It gathers some 40 leading institutions from France, who come for one-on-one meetings with Indian students and their parents. The tour usually goes around 5 cities and students can register for free to attend. The Autumn 2019 dates are as follows: Chandigarh -24 September Kolkata – 26 September Bengaluru – 28 September Mumbai -1October Indore – 3 October Register for Free…

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