Certification in French for specific purposes (FOS)

The programme offers the following course(s)


These classes are intended for students for whom French is part of their career plans or people who are already integrated into the world of work.

You will be able to steadily master, at the defined level, the workings of the French language by acquiring know-how in the most common professional situations and in this way become operational in French in your business sector.

You will be regularly put into situations using role-plays and case studies and faced with activities related to the situations encountered in daily professional life.

A certification is provided at the end of the sessions.


The Ministries of Higher Education and Research, Foreign and European affairs and Culture and Communication decided to implement a certification initiative for French as a foreign language centres based on French soil.

It is the Centre International d’Etudes Pédagogiques (CIEP), a national public body with an administrative nature from the Ministry of Education, which is in charge of this mission.

The Grenoble CUEF has been receiving the FLE quality certification for over 10 years!!!


Administrative contact

CUEF Reception

cuef @ univ-grenoble-alpes.fr