France: Where Tradition Meets Innovation

France, a country primarily located in Western Europe, boasts diverse regions and territories worldwide. It shares borders with Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium, Andorra, and Monaco. With Paris as its capital, France is known for its cultural and economic significance.


Embassy of France

French Embassy , 2/50-E Shantipath Chanakyapuri; New Delhi 110021, India

+ 91 (11) 4319 6100

Why Choose France?

World-Renowned Higher Education

France is globally recognized for its excellence in higher education and research, with many French universities and Grandes Écoles ranking highly in international rankings. 17 universities among the top 500 universities out of 4 are among the top 100 universities in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2024.

Pioneering Research

The achievements of French researchers are a testament to the high quality of research and innovation. France has had sixty-five Nobel Prize winners, including Marie Curie, the first woman to receive a Nobel Prize. 

Seamless mobility for Indian students

India and France have strong ties in defence, counter-terrorism, nuclear energy, and space, with a 2019 treaty for seamless student mobility.

Education System

Diverse Programs

France's higher education system includes public universities, clusters, and specialized institutions, excelling in innovation.


Financial Support

France offers a wide range of scholarships to Indian students, including programs like Charpak and Eiffel. Public institutions charge low tuition fees, making education accessible to all.

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