University of Caen - Partner University

Center for International Education

Study Abroad


Schedule Your Appointment with CIE Study Abroad Team

Contact Information

Henry Barnard Hall, Room 406
860.832.2047 (fax)

Zongxiang Mei

International Education Coordinator

Chaihyung Christine Park

University Assistant

For general questions, please email us at

University of Caen-Normandy

Caen, France

Partner University Website   


By combining the practice of French with a thematic curriculum, our summer courses offer a unique immersion into French culture alongside students from all over the world.Classes are conducted by professors of Carré International with experience of teaching French as a Foreign Language.

Currently, the University of Caen offers two summer sessions.The first 2-week summer session, Language & Specialty(ies), combines a week of intensive studying and a week of exchanges and workshops on specialized subjects.The second session, Language & Modern Society, consists of a 3-week program that combines French practice in the morning and civilization and cultural tracks and visits in the afternoon.

Registration: Students should complete the study abroad application on the CIE website before registering on the university’s website.Students can complete the University of Caen study abroad application at application deadline is available on the university websiteStudents should check CCSU website and partner university website for any changesFor further assistance, questions, or updates, please contact CIE.


Academic Subjects

Students will take 20 hours of classes in French language and culture. The following courses are offered during the semester:




Reading/Writing/ Speaking

Students that place in to a Level C or have an option of taking a Literature course or Business French.


Students will live on campus at one of the University of Caen's campuses.

Apply to Study Abroad

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Program Details

Language Requirement: None

Language of Instruction: French/English

Required GPA: 2.75

Term: Fall, Spring, Full-Year

Program: Undergraduate and Graduate


Program Costs

Students pay for tuition and housing directly to the University of Caen. Students are responsible for airfare, meals, and spending money. Updates on scholarships, fees, and tuition pricing are located on the University of Caen website.




Zongxiang Mei

Center for International Education
Barnard Hall, Room 406
860 832 2043