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What childcare options are available for children who are not yet school-aged?
Education is compulsory for all children, French and foreign, from the age of 3 (sometimes 2) until the age of 16. Schools accept kids who don't speak French. Before that you can sign up your children for daycare (crèche) at monenfant.fr . It is free of charge for all kids displaced from Ukraine (details at weka.fr ).
To enroll your child in kindergraden, you need:
• Family book (if possible)
For more information you can download this PDF (UKR) .
More useful information is available at oniseptv.onisep.fr .
How do I enroll my child(ren) into school?
To enroll your child in school:
For further information and a list of contact points click here .
To find out about the aid that can be mobilized for the benefit of students, we invite you to contact the director of the school or the head of the establishment in which your child is educated.
Learn more about the education system at education.gouv.fr .
What happens if my kid gets sick?
Children up to the age of 18 are automatically covered by their parent's health insurance. After receiving the temporary protection the parents will receive a health insurance certificate which is equivalent to Carte Vitale (French state health insurance card). With this certificate you can access free or highly subsidized healthcare.
More information at expatica.com .
Also use the Doctolib website to find a doctor. This is an instruction on how to book a medical appointment. You can search for "Médecine de l'enfant et de l'adolescent" to find a pediatrician or a general practitioner that accept kids.
Can I continue my university studies at another university? What documents do I need?
Yes, but you have to apply for admission for the next year. Submission of documents takes place from October 1 to December 15, 2021. Dossiers submitted after this date will not be considered. If you want to continue studying in your program you can transfer to a course corresponding to your academic level in French universities. You can browse available Bachelor programs and Master programs .
Here is a convenient guide on how to apply for a French university program.
What languages do I need to speak to be able to study?
Students wishing to study in France have the opportunity to choose an English or French language program. In addition, it is necessary to correlate the level of linguistic training with the requirements of the institution you want to enter.
To enter the first (L1) course of study at a university (bachelor's level), candidates from other countries, including Ukraine, must prove their level of French at least B2. In other cases - for admission to the second (L2) / third year of L3 bachelor's degree or master's degree (Master 1/2) or postgraduate (Doctorat), or to the High School, there are no generally accepted rules for knowledge of French and each institution sets its own requirements on the level of proficiency in French. Information about this can be found on the website of the university you have chosen, or by e-mail directly to the person who works with foreign students.
More information can be found at ukraine.campusfrance.org .
Where can I pass my related language exams (e.g. TOEFL, IELTS)?
To prove the level of English, here you can find dates and locations for TOEFL exam and fore IELTS exam in France.