Contact Details Of National, Regional And International Bodies Of Education in France
The national, regional and international bodies play a central role in administration as well as regulation of educational institutions in France. They ensure that up-to-date information is provided regarding the keys statistics and data pertaining to education in this country. They are also oriented towards ensuring effective implementation of educational policies and schemes in the nation. These organizations are oriented towards improving the educational system of France. Their main aim is to enhance educational standards in schools and higher educational institutions in this nation.
National Bodies Of Education
- Ministere de l’Education nationale ( Ministry of National Education)
Address: Ministry of Education
110 rue de Grenelle
75357 Paris 07 SP
Telephone: 01 55 55 10 10
- Direction de l’Enseignement scolaire /DESCO (Directorate For Primary And Secondary Education)
This organization provides key statistics and information pertaining to primary and secondary education. It provides informative publications in French as well as English.
Address: bureau des relations internationales
107, rue de Grenelle 75357 Paris 07 SP
Telephone: 01 55 55 08 98
- Ministere de l'Enseignement superieur et de la Recherche /Ministry Of Higher Education And Research
Address: Ministry of Higher Education and Research (MoR)
1 rue Descartes - 75231 25 rue de la Montagne-Sainte-Genevieve Paris 75005
Telephone: 33 (0) 188.8.131.52.90
- Office National d’Information sur les Enseignements et les Professions (ONISEP)
It provides periodicals and information brochures on education and various professional openings.
Address: 168, boulevard du Montparnasse
Telephone: 01 23 35 15 98
- Centre d’Information et de Documentation Jeunesse (CIDJ)
You can obtain the latest brochures and publications from this centre. It provides detailed information regarding educational opportunities and training courses in France.
Address: 01, quai Branly
Telephone: 01 44 18 53 00
- Centre National des Oeuvres Universitaires et Scolaires - CNOUS
This is the national centre for French and foreign students to gain educational guidance.
Address: 69, quai d’Orsay
Telephone: 01 44 18 53 00
- Les Inspecteurs d’Academie - Inspecteurs Pedagogiques Regionaux
Inspector’s academy - regional education inspectors (IA-IPR) is an important executive regional agency in the field of education.
Address: 94, avenue Gambetta – 75020 Paris
Telephones: 01 44 62 40 45/ 01 44 62 47 01/48/49
Fax : 01 44 62 47 57
- Alliance Francaise (International school of French Culture and Language)
Address: 101, boulevard Raspail
Telephone: 01 42 84 90 00
- Centre international d'etudes pedagogiques /The International Centre for Pedagogical Studies (CIEP)
This organization promotes international openness of the French education system and monitors the teaching of French as a foreign language.
Address: Centre international d'etudes pedagogiques
1 avenue Leon-Journault
92318 Sevres cedex
Telephone: 01 45 07 60 00
Fax : 01 45 07 60 01
- Cultural Services Of The French Embassy
Cultural services division of the French embassy imparts educational programs and it is headquartered in New York and Washington. It also has 8 regional offices.
Address: Payne Whitney Mansion
972 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10075
Telephones: (202) 944 6031/ (202) 944 6015
- Campus France/Agence pour la Promotion de l’Enseignement Superieur, l’Accueil et la Mobilite Internationale
This is the agency for the promotion of higher education, international student services and international mobility.
Contact Information: http://www.campusfrance.org/en/espaces/all
At local, regional and national levels, there are various educational bodies which perform key functions such as regulating and monitoring French institutions. Several international bodies regulate the implementation of French language courses and programs in global locations. Some of these organizations are also formed to facilitate the understanding of the French educational system for international students who want to study here.