Summer Abroad: France: Tours

is is the 19th year of the University of Toronto summer program in Tours, France. More than 1700 students have participated since 2002. The program is designed for students who wish to develop their French language skills or immerse themselves in the study of French history.

This program is hosted by the Institut de Touraine, which is affiliated with the Université Francois Rabelais de Tours. The Institut has been teaching French language and culture studies since 1912; currently, students from over 80 countries attend every summer. The Institut also offers weekly sporting activities, cultural activities and tours.

The University of Toronto will offer a French culture and French language courses in Tours, France. The courses are worth one full-year credit and are contingent on adequate enrolment. Mandatory field trips are an integral part of each course and may occur outside of class time on afternoons or Fridays.

Subjects Available at Host: French

Program Type: Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Application Deadline: March 1, 2021

Timeline: Summer

Country: France

City: Tours

Institution: University

Language of Study: French

Level of Study: Undergrad

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to Summer Abroad

Program Fees: Program fees paid to Summer Abroad

Funding: Summer Abroad Bursaries / Anne Lawrence Memorial ScholarshipNo from UofTYes, St. Michael's

Eligibility Requirements: 1st, 2nd, 3d, 4th years, minimum GPA: 1.75