The University of Angers Summer Schools offer the opportunity to develop academic skills in a great environment.

Each program includes lectures, workshops, applied visits and an attractive social program.

Fields of study

  • Medicine
  • Bioinformatics
  • Plant Science
  • Tourism

Find more information regarding specific courses on the host university website.

The following programs at Angers are the only ones supported by UQ:

  • Simulation in Health Care
  • Bioinformatics
  • Plant Health and Quality
  • Tourism
  • Research

Credit Equivalent

6 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units upon successful completion of 6 ECTS (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact the French Consulate for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Student Eligibility Criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by the Host University.

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The program fee varies between euro 1200 and 2000 depending on which field of study you choose to undertake.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website. UQ students are eligible for a discount if you apply early.

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding


Accommodation is included in the program cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: Winter applications for this program have now closed.
Host: 5 May 2019

Program Dates

Start: Various (earliest 24 June 2019)
End: Various (latest 19 July 2019)

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Angers, France
Credit: For-credit or not for credit
Cohort: Undergraduate or postgraduate*

*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only


If you participate in a short-term program you may also be eligible to submit an application for an OS-HELP loan if your program is for-credit and you are enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student. 

Application Deadlines

15 January for overseas study commencing March to August
15 March for overseas study commencing May to October
15 June for overseas study commencing August to January
15 September for overseas study commencing November to April

Refer to the funding page for more information on eligibility requirements and loan amounts. 

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.