Keyword: French universities

Virus fears at French universities hold lessons for rest of Europe

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Why hike in French tuition fees will hit Tunisian students hard

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Tunisian student Dorra Mahjoubi in front of the Panthéon in Paris, December 2nd 2018. © Karim AL Tunisian student Dorra Mahjoubi in front of the Panthéon in Paris, December 2nd 2018. © Karim AL

Many families in Tunisia take great pride in being able to send their children to university in France. Already the recent fall in the value of the dinar has made it harder for Tunisians to afford to study in French establishments. Now plans by the French authorities to increase tuition fees for students coming from non-EU countries threatens to shatter the dreams of many Tunisians hoping to study in France. Lilia Blaise reports.



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Three French universities among Shanghai top 100

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