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17/05/2024 - 18:57



The University of Toulouse provides an offer of activities and services all year long designed to help international institutions to organize short programs for their students.

The topics of the 2024 short programs :

  • Climate change and Biodiversity
  • Aeronautics and Space
  • Oncology and Dermatologie
  • Language and French culture

Short program Mission

As part of this project, the University of Toulouse created the mission «Short programs» within its European and international relations Office.

Its objectives are to:

  • Offer activities and services adapted to the needs of institutions and their students
  • Oversee the logistics and organizational needs
  • Manage administrative arrangements (negotiation, agreement, budget, etc.)


Short programs give international students and PhD students the opportunity to :

• Benefit from an English taught high quality education delivered by lecturers and researchers and input from leading experts of industrial world.
• Improve their knowledges and academic skills in their area of study or research
• Experiment their domain into a real working environment
• Discover an extensive social program introducing them to some of the cultural aspects of Occitania Region

Activities and Services offer

The "Short programs" mission designed a flexible activities and services offer consisting of 3 aspects:

    • Set up of scientifical and technical courses/conferences in English in all fields of knowledge
    • Laboratories and Corporation visits
    • French Foreign Language Courses
    • Intercultural workshops
    • Guided tour of the Toulouse heritage and the Occitanie region
    • Cultural life and Gastronomy
    • Sports and leisure
    • Personalized assistance along the stay
    • Pick up at the airport/train station
    • Accommodation
    • Delivery of transportation card
    • Lunches
    • Welcome breakfast
    • Farewell Cocktail and Certificates ceremony