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AIFS Gap Year Programs: Cannes, France (Summer)


Spend your summer in the sunny, international resort city of Cannes, France with AIFS! Earn up to 13 credits at the Campus International de Cannes. Courses are taught in English and French. Learn or perfect your French language skills, with no previous French language study required.

Live on campus in a student residence hall overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. You will share a double or triple room, with single rooms available for an additional fee. Residence hall students receive 12 meals per week (breakfast and lunch during the week and brunch on weekends).

If you want to really immerse yourself in French language and culture, a homestay is also an option for housing. Homestay students receive breakfast every day, and lunch Monday through Friday on campus.

Enjoy cultural and social activities including:

·     Boat trips to St. Marguerite island and St. Tropez

·     Museum visits

·     Afternoon at a French cinema

·     Trips to Monaco, Nice, Gorges du Verdon (French Grand Canyon), and St. Remo (Italy).

An optional, 3-day cultural excursion is available for session 2 and 3 students to Paris, France. A 2-night tour of London, England is included for students on the AIFS Flight Package.

Program Highlights:

·      4-, 6-, 8- 10- or 12-week summer program in Cannes, France

·      Open to high school graduates, college freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors

·      Excursions to Monaco, Nice, Gorges du Verdon (French Grand Canyon) and St. Remo (Italy)

·      Earn up to 13 credits awarded by Campus International de Cannes

·      Over 50% of our study abroad participants receive financial support from AIFS in the form of scholarships or grants.



  • French Language Literature and Studies

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