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Université Montpellier 3 - University of Montpellier-3 Paul Valery

Address: Route de Mende, 34090 Montpellier, France

Description Université Montpellier 3 - University of Montpellier-3 Paul Valery

  • Location: Montpellier, France
  • Established: 1970
  • Language of instruction: French, English
  • Type of training: mixed.

Universit é Montpellier 3 is part of the main university of Montpellier, along with the institutions of the same name numbered I and II . All of these institutions are independent and teach autonomously.

The profile of Montpellier-3 is the humanities, studied in six faculties.

Among the leading universities in France and the world, this institution ranks 41st in the country, it is included in 5% of the best educational institutions in the world.


Annually no more than 17,000 people study in Montpellier-3, foreigners - 1 out of 8 students. The teaching staff includes more than 500 highly qualified specialists, including foreign ones.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Université Montpellier 3 - University of Montpellier-3 Paul Valery

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  • Age - from 16 years (completed secondary education - 11 classes)
  • The term of study is 2-4 years.


  • Art, literature, philosophy
  • Language direction
  • Humanities, environment
  • Economic, mathematical and social sciences
  • Sciences about man and society
  • Romance and Mediterranean languages.
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Master's degree

  • Age - from 20 years old (completed bachelor's degree)
  • The term of study is 2-4 years.

Directions of study:

  • Art, literature, languages
  • Humanities and social sciences.


  • Age - from 22 years (masters)
  • The term of study is 2-4 years.

Directions of writing a doctoral dissertation:

  • Art, literature, languages
  • Law, economics, management
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Science and technology of physical and sports activities.

Accommodation, housing and food

Dorm rooms are given to everyone, they can be either free or at a minimum cost - about $ 100 per month. On the floors there are common recreation areas, showers and toilets, a dining room and a kitchen.

There is often not enough space in the hostel, so students are forced to rent rooms and apartments in the city - this will cost about $ 700-1000 per month.

Students are provided with free full medical assistance, psychological and social adaptation.

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Students have the opportunity to join one of 13 associations with a trade union or cultural vocation.

Extracurricular activities:

  • Support for student projects - renting a stand or hall for events
  • Participation in debates, festivals, conferences, volunteer activities
  • Dance and Music Talent Development Studio
  • Sports: badminton, pilates, tennis, bodybuilding, fitness, etc.
  • Physical culture for students with limited mobility
  • Learning foreign languages
  • Research activities in cooperation with partners of the university.

Language classes:

  • Spanish
  • Catalan
  • Italian
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • English - basic
  • French - basic
  • Portuguese
  • Arab
  • Modern Jewish.

Equipment Université Montpellier 3 - University of Montpellier-3 Paul Valery

The university has a campus almost in the city center - there are shopping centers, cafes and restaurants, exhibition halls nearby. On the campus you can find sports and training zones, libraries for additional and in-depth study of disciplines, multimedia rooms.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Upon admission, the student must pay a registration fee - from $ 230 to $ 460, depending on the chosen program.

Additional expenses per month:

  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • Transport
  • Sports and recreation
  • Communication.

The average student spending ranges from $ 600 to $ 1200 per month.

To participate in sports competitions, a student will need a contribution of $ 37.

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

To enroll in Montpellier-3, you will need to submit an application on the official website of the university, provide personal documents and successfully pass the entrance exams. International students are given the opportunity to come to France under the Erasmus program , which provides a companion mentor for the first time of study.

Scholarships Université Montpellier 3 - University of Montpellier-3 Paul Valery

Material aid:

  • Social Grants
  • Special Assistance Annual Allowance
  • Learning Achievement Scholarships
  • One-time emergency financial support
  • Exemption from registration fees and return of the amount of annual tuition
  • Student initiative support
  • Financial support for exchange students.

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Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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