Application procedure for the 2019-2020 academic year

Please note: applications for the autumn term are no longer possible.


Application for a stay during the spring term (1 February to 30 June 2020)


Please make sure that you meet the admissions criteria for the CIUP before applying.


Supporting documents

  • a signed copy of your registration on the CIUP website: (completed online)
  • a signed copy of the CIUP admission regulations (only last page)
  • a letter written in French describing your study or research plans in France and your reasons for wanting to stay at the International University Campus
  • a copy of your Swiss passport or Swiss identity card (or any other official document that proves you are a Swiss national) or a copy of your C permit
  • the internship agreement (if you are doing an internship)
  • a certificate of registration at a higher education institution in Paris or Ile de France or a letter from a professor (if you are a PhD student or a Post-Doc)
  • a copy of all your university degrees
  • a copy of your latest university transcript
  • proof of scholarship or grant (if applicable)
  • your full CV in French
  • Any other documents you feel are relevant to your application


Send these documents to the address given below, with all the required supporting documents, by Monday, 25 November 2019 (postmark deadline). You may also send us your application by e-mail (in a single PDF file).


Applications must be sent to

Fondation suisse – CIUP
7k Boulevard Jourdan
F-7514 Paris
Ph. +33 (0)1 44 16 10 10
e-mail :


The day you arrive at the CIUP, you must provide the following documents:

  • a certificate of registration or letter of acceptance from a higher education institution in Paris or Ile de France
  • a certificate of social security coverage / health insurance
  • a certificate of civil liability insurance for housing and damage to third parties
  • proof of financial aid, or of income if you are interning, or a letter of financial guarantee from your parents
  • two recent passport photos

When you arrive at the CIUP, before you are given the keys to your room, you will also need to pay a security deposit at the applicable rate.