An internship in a French or European company is more than just a plus for your CV. It is, above all, great experience of staying in a country with another mindset, other social and professional standards, a huge range of new acquaintances and one of the best ways to improve your French, taking it to a whole new level.
You can go on an internship both as student of a European university and from your native country. Moreover, internships are a mandatory part of the educational process at any French university. Master students are required to undergo an internship in the first and second years of studying and the results of this experience contribute of their diploma.
Usually, an internship lasts from 1 to 6 months. The total duration depends both on the requirements of university (which sets the minimum threshold of days worked) and on the requirements of the labour legislation (according to which there is a restriction on the maximum number of working hours per week). In this case, having concluded the agreement with the company, you can extend your internship for an agreed period if your visa covers all the dates you plan to stay in France.
Searching for a suitable internship is not an easy task. Think about it: both French students themselves and students from all over the world are looking to secure places on internships. However, the offer of internships on the market, particularly interesting ones, is extremely limited. Quartier Latin will help you to rise to this challenge and choose an internship that most suits your education, encourages maximum professional growth, and fully meets your personal ambition to find a comfortable workplace in a prestigious European company.
The price of the service is 2100 euros, prepayment of 200 euros.
Before heading to France, you have to solve a lot of organizational issues associated with getting a French visa, selecting accommodation and choosing an educational institution.
If, upon your arrival in France, you have not turned 18 years old, under French law and that of most European countries, an adult citizen must assume responsibility for your stay on the territory of the country.
While drafting and putting together your dossier, you will encounter some specific features and requirements that cannot be bypassed.
Why do you need a CV when applying to universities in France?
A motivation letter is a very important part of your dossier.
The French government take care of gifted students or those who have low incomes, so that they are not left without the allowances, rewards and social benefits at their disposal.
One of the important stages of applying to virtually any educational institution of France is the interview with its representative.