If you want to study at Paris University 13 and are looking for funding, you can find a number of programs below that will help you to finance your studies in France.

  • Sorbonne Paris Cité University (USPC) comprises eight higher-education institutions and five research organizations that operate according to an ambitious academic policy. Within the framework of the IDEX (a national « initative of excellence » scheme), Sorbonne Paris Cité University has launched two calls for applications in order to provide outstanding students, both French and foreign, with the opportunity to study abroad or to study in France.


    Grants for Master’s students to study abroad

    Within the framework of the main priorities of the IDEX scheme and the 2014-2018 site agreement, the new MIEM (International Incoming Mobility at Master’s Level) program of Sorbonne Paris Cité University intends to strengthen the international aspect of our university teaching.

    This program funds the following:

    • Foreign students in the first or second year of a Master’s degree (including engineering) through MIEM scholarships from Sorbonne Paris Cité University in accordance with performance criteria
    • Stays of foreign teachers so they can teach English

    Two hundred MIEM scholarships from Sorbonne Paris Cité University are being offered in 2016-2017. By the end of 2016, the MIEM program will be funding over 40 international Master’s students at Sorbonne Paris Cité University.

    The courses that are eligible for MIEM scholarships at Paris University 13 are as follows:

    SupGalilée engineering courses
    • COLEDI Master’s program: language sciences, specializing in comparative, lexical and discourse studies
    • EPOG Master’s program: Economic policies in the age of globalization
    • Master’s in mathematics, specializing in fundamental mathematics
    • MOSS Master’s program: management of health and social-care organizations

    These students are intended to constitute a hotbed of talent from which future PhD students can be recruited in connection with the policy applied by the College of Doctoral Schools of Sorbonne Paris Cité University to international PhD employment contracts. It is also a great benefit for Sorbonne Paris Cité University to have foreign scientific experts who will be in prestigious positions in their home countries in the future.

     >> Learn more about the 2016-2017 the MIEM scholarships of Sorbonne Paris Cité University

    Télécharger le dossier de candidature (français)  or  Download the application form (English)

    Deadline for the submission of applications: May 2, 2016.

  • Directory of grants and scholarships of Campus France: with the CampusBourses search engine you can quickly find information about financial aid and conduct searches based on your profile. From theLicence to post-docs, the directory contains the schemes of government institutions, local associations, companies, foundations and universities.

    • To learn more…

    • CampusBourses Directory

  • Campus France is launching its Eiffel scholarship scheme for 2015-2016. The schedule for the upcoming selection of recipients of Eiffel scholarships (2015-2016 cohort) is as follows:

    • Opening of call for applications ( October 21, 2014
    • Deadline for the submission of applications to Paris University 13: December 9, 2014
    • Deadline for the submission of applications to Campus France: January 9, 2015
    • Meeting for the selection of candidates: March 2015
    • Declaration of results on the website of Campus France: week of March 23, 2015

    The Eiffel scheme can fund:

    • a Master’s course (or engineering degree)
    • study abroad for 10 months in relation to the joint supervision of a dissertation (priority is given to second- and third-year PhD students)


    The European and International Relations Services (SREI) will be responsible for managing all applications and passing them on to Campus France by the set deadlines.

    Applications for 2016-2017 can be submitted from… The deadline for the submission of applications to the European and International Relations Services (SREI) is December 9, 2014. Applications received after this date will not be processed.

    Applications packs can be downloaded below. You must complete the materials and return them to the head of your desired course of study (Master’s or PhD). You must ensure that the department or institute concerned passes on your COMPLETE application to us once it has been approved by the director.

    DOWNLOAD: MASTER’S application materials AND MASTER’S application guide

    DOWNLOAD: Application materials and application guide for PHD APPLICANTS

    Please note that there are separate application forms for Master’s and PhD applicants as well as different corresponding guides.

    You will find complete information about the Eiffel program at the website of Campus France, which runs the program for the ministry, as well as the latest version of the guide for the program, which particularly specifies ineligible cases and a list of the required supporting documents.

    For more information and contact at Paris University 13: Mr Emmanuel Benoit:

  • Grants from the Agence universitaire de la francophonie (Francophone Higher Education Agency)

    The Agence universitaire de la Francophonie is one of the largest academic and research associations in the world. It has been working to support academia in the French-speaking countries since 1989. It brings together close to 800 universities across the five continents in about 100 countries.

    The AUF’s mission is to promote and support the emergence of new skills that serve development through high-quality and diverse models for teaching, research, and governance in its member institutions. It contributes to the international standing of the French-speaking scientific community by supporting its international activities in topics connected with university teaching and the development of societies (the professional application of theoretical content, integration into employment, university rankings, the role of IT staff, etc.).

    In order to conduct its activities and diversify its sources of funding, the AUF develops partnerships with international organizations, national and international associations and companies in the private sector that are interested in cooperating with universities.

    For more information about the AUF and the grants it offers, go to: