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French Institute for Life, Food and Horticultural Sciences and Landscaping

Exchange students

Are you a foreign student willing to study at AGROCAMPUS OUEST within the framework of the ERASMUS+ programme, BRAFAGRI (for Brazilian students), ARFAGRI (for Argentine students) or a bilateral agreement?

This section will detail all the information you need to enrol and prepare for your visit.


Application procedure


Step 1 - Check that your university is a partner.

Consult the EU Erasmus+ partners' list

Consult the other partners' list


Step 2 - Language certificate

The majority of lectures at AGROCAMPUS OUEST are taught in French.
Students must provide, together with their application, a French language proficiency certificate (TCF, TEF, DELF or other).
The minimum level required is B1 for Exchange Students.

For the courses taught in English, the minimum level required is B2 in English for exchange students.


Step 3 - Check the application procedure deadlines

Deadlines for submitting your Erasmus application for each academic year
Winter semester: 15 May (new term scheduled to start early September)
Summer semester: 15 November  (new term scheduled to start early February)


Step 4 - Your home university approves your enrolment application


Step 5 - Download the application form for the relevant exchange programme

This application form is to be completed and returned to the coordinator of the home institution involved in the programme for approval and signing.

Check the application form below regarding your level of education:
Students mobility kit Erasmus+ (including learning agreement, general conditions, Erasmus+ student charter)
Guidelines on how to use the learning agreement for studies



Bilateral convention

Step 6 - Choose your courses

Step 7 - The coordinator of your home university approves your application form


Step 8 - Send the form to AGROCAMPUS OUEST


Step 9 - AGROCAMPUS OUEST approves the file and the list of courses


Step 10 - Special procedure for non-European students

If there is a Campus France office in your country of residence, it is essential that you enrol there, choose the course you wish to take from the catalogue of courses offered by AGROCAMPUS OUEST, and complete the entire CEF process.
For details of your nearest Campus France office, click here.

Please note: AGROCAMPUS OUEST is also known as the 'Institut supérieur des sciences agronomiques, agri-foods, horticoles et du paysage' (Higher Institute of Agricultural, Agri-food, Horticultural and Landscape Sciences).