Tours Exchange Program

French Studies

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Tours, France

The University of Winnipeg and the University François Rabelais in Tours (France) now have a Student Exchange Programme.  Two to four University of Winnipeg students may be eligible to study in Tours for one or two semesters in the 2018 – 2019 academic year. For more information, please contact Prof. Liliane Rodriguez at

Application Criteria

  1. A minimum of one full year completed at the U. of W.
  2. A GPA of 3.5 or higher.
  3. A certified B2 level in French —the official linguistic European standard required to attend a French university with courses taught in French (an interview with a French Studies Instructor will be necessary if the applicant does not have a current B2 certificate available).
  4. Three reference letters (two of which from University of Winnipeg Instructors).
  5. Other conditions are listed in the Application Form, available at the Modern Languages and Literatures Office, from the Department Administrative Assistant, Rachel Berg (in 3C02). 

Application Deadline: Friday March 31st, 2018 (for the Fall 2018 semester)

To be submitted to: Jennifer Michaluk, Coordinator, International Admissions, , Ph.204.258.2949

Pre-Departure Meeting for September 2018 Departure (for selected candidates): Before the end of April 2018.