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General French Course in Biarritz with Internship Option


Throughout the year


Course starts every Monday (except beginners)


Structure and Qualifications for Internship:
French Student Internship:
- It is an opportunity to live a professional experience which will be valuable on the curriculum and for the future of the students
- Duration: Minimum 4 weeks
- 18+ students
- Minimum level required before the course: A2
- Minimum level before the internship placement: B1
- Internship application is due a minimum of 12 weeks before the anticipated arrival date.
- Internship students are mixed together with the others during the General Course and split according to the levels

Internship Placement:
- With a French company, at the Cote d'Azur or in areas of the French Riviera.
- Minimum duration: 6 weeks
- Maximum: 6 months

Fields of activity:
- hospitality
- tourism
- media/advertising
- catering
- marketing/sales
- business administration
- import/export
- Other fields possible upon request

French Work Hours and Internship Details:
- 35 hours per week
- discretion to give the students a compensation of up to 400 euros per month depending on the job done, the integration and motivation.
- Internship application is minimum 12 weeks before the anticipated arrival date.
- A French level test is mandatory upon registration (written and oral).
- A CV and motivation letter in French must be sent with application.
- Internship is not paid, companies may pay at their discretion.

Intern Types

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Hospitality
  • Humanities
  • International Trade
  • Marketing, Advertising, & PR
  • Media
  • Tourism


  • French

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching

  • English

Cost in US$:

Price from: USD 285 a week

Program Fees Include:

- First Day Orientation
- French Level Test
- Teaching material is provided and included in the price of the course
- Welcome "apero"
- 1 half-day excursion per week
- 1 evening activity per week

Not Included:
- Registration fees of 50 Euros
- Accommodation fees of 50 Euros
- One time internship placement fee 855 Euros
- Accommodation
- Airport transfer

Credit Available


Experience Required


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application