Careers information in France



Scholarships and accomodation requests : DSE - Dossier social étudiant


L'Onisep (French National Education and Career Service)

  • To research careers, training and education see which includes:
    • diagrams of Higher Education structures in France
    • schools and Higher Education information from French local education authorities
    •  information sheets for download by degree subject for universities in the Paris region  
    • online shop for Onisep guides
    • study options after the French Baccalaureate


  • Bac L (French Baccalaureate – Literature stream)

What can I do with a Bac L ?

  • Bac ES (French Baccalaureate – Economics and Social Science stream)

What can I do with a Bac ES ?

  • Bac S (French Baccalaureate – Science stream )

What can I do with a Bac S ?


►  Sitographie de l'orientation en France

Studying in France after the Baccalaureate
Brochure AEFE/Campus France 2018

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Find out about schools and universities with a live platform

Programme des DUT (diplômes universitaires de technologies)


'Mon orientation en ligne'  :
Onisep’s career advisers/psychologists offer information to pupils who follow the French curriculum in France or abroad. Answers via e-mail, chat and telephone.

MOOCS - Massive open online courses : get an idea of courses found in French Higher Education

CIDJ (Youth Information & Documentation Centre) (can be accessed from the Lycée’s computers or from home via the library's portal: Esidoc, ask your librarian for your login)

► C.N.E.D  (Distance learning centre) – official website developed by the French Ministry of Education for correspondence courses and training programmes appropriate for all ages.

AEFE Presentations about :

The options after the '3ème'

The French baccalaureate streams offered by the Lycée

► L’ Etudiant – French government website on university life, on student finance, training, mobility, etc.

► Studyrama

► A careers platform developed by graduates from ESSEC Business School and ESPCI Engineering School

Impala - L'intelligence artificielle de l'orientation

► Study Advisorplatform that connects you to a student currently pursuing a course that you are interested in

Study Advisor

► The French Ministry of Education website, "Sitting the bac", provides information on subject exams of the baccalaureate and post-bac studies

► Guide for Parents "Helping my son or daughter with their post bac choices"

 Guide for Parents "Helping my son or daughter with their educational choices after the 3ème"

► School mouv', website developed by the magazine Phosphore, to help you revise in a fun way

► Handi U, a website developed by the French Ministry of Education to support students with disabilities



Témoignage d'anciens du lycée :

►Anaïs Nordman, étudiante en 1ère année à l'EDHEC Lille