Alliance Française Baroda Annex Inaugurated

The Baroda branch of Alliance française d’Ahmedabad started in Baroda in the year 2003 as an annex of Alliance française d’Ahmedabad. Today after 16 years, it was inagugrated in its new premises in Nizampura, Baroda. The ceremony took place in presence of the Sovereignty of Gujarat: Her Highness Rajmata Saheb, Shubhangini Devi of Baroda, His Highness, the Maharaja of Rajpipla, Shri Raghubir Singh Gohil and Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil. They were welcomed at the inauguration…

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French National Day Celebrations

The French National Day (14 July) was marked at the French Embassy in India in New Delhi on Friday 12 July. Numerous friends, partners and other guests joined Ambassador Alexandre Ziegler, as well as the Counsellor for Science, Education and Culture and IFI Director, Dr. Bertrand de Hartingh to celebrate the ever-strong partnership between India and France.

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IFI Director at Alliance française du Bengale

Dr. Bertrand de Hartingh, the Counsellor for Cooperation and Cultural Affairs at the French Embassy in India and Country Director of the French Institute in India, paid a visit to the students, team and board of Alliance française du Bengale. It was the occasion for him to reiterate the central role of Alliances françaises in India within the network of French cooperation.

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Mutual Recognition of Academic Qualifications

On 1st May, the agreement between France and India for the Mutual Recognition of Academic Qualifications, signed during President Emmanuel Macron’s maiden State visit to India in 2018, came into force. It is the first such intergovernmental agreement that India has entered into. The agreement was inked by French President Emmanuel Macron and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 10 March 2018, during the India-France Knowledge Summit. This was the first high-level summit for university, scientific…

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