France has been gaining immense popularity among students looking to study abroad in the recent years. Post study work permit and of course the presence of top schools are driving factors behind this rise in popularity. Considered one of the most popular tourist destinations even today, with their food and wine that is unparalleled, higher education has now become one of the alluring aspects of the popularity of France. With forty nine Nobel Laureates, France boasts of a heritage of scientists, researchers and mathematicians along with thinkers, philosophers, authors, innovators, athletes and artists.
Universities in France are well known for their focus on academics and on offer are courses covering the entire spectrum at affordable fees. That is what is on offer at more than 70 universities with over 200 engineering colleges, close to 150 Business and Management Schools, 20 Schools for Architecture and over 3000 other specialized institutions and accounts for an annual intake of 300,000 international students.
Students who study in France can work towards three types of degrees an undergraduate degree, a Master’s degree or a PhD degree. IT & Computer Science, Aerospace Engineering, Life & Biomedical Sciences, Data Analytics, Big Data, International Law, Business Studies, Hospitality & Tourism Management are some of the most sought-after courses in France for Indian students. Students in France can meet up with people from all major nationalities and backgrounds, which help them learn different culture.