University diplomas in the French Language and Specialisations (DULFS)

The Fleura Centre offers French language and specialist diplomas to foreign students wishing to enter university education at undergraduate or master’s degree level.

These are one-year diplomas associating French language with disciplinary instruction in the student’s chosen field. Students must attain a B2 Level in order to enter a university programme.
 

Diplomas and disciplines

French literature

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Modern Languages at the university of Clermont-Auvergne While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Modern Languages with other students in the department of Modern Languages.
  • Beginning of courses: September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of hours: between 450 and 526
  • Precondition to be admitted in the third year of degree:
    • B1 level according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
    • The equivalent of 2 years of a degree in French obtained in the home country.
  • Precondition to be admitted in the first year of the master’s program:
    • B2 level according to the CEFR
    • The equivalent of a degree in French obtained in the home country.
 

Language sciences (linguistics)

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Linguistics at the university of Clermont-Auvergne. While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Linguistics with other students in the department of Linguistics.
  • Beginning of courses: September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of hours: 526
  • Precondition to be admitted in the third year of degree:
    • B1 level according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
    • The equivalent of 2 years of a degree in Linguistics obtained in the home country.

Information and communication

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Information and Communication at the university of Clermont-Auvergne. While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Information and Communication with other students in the department of Information and Communication.
  • Beginning of courses: September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of hours: 571
  • Precondition to be admitted in the third year of degree:
    • B1 level according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
    • The equivalent of 2 years of a degree in Communication obtained in the home country.



Computer Science, (for admission in Year 3 undergraduate)

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Computer Science at the university of Clermont-Auvergne. While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Computer Science with other students in the department of Computer Science.
  • Beginning of courses: September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of hours: between 519 and 614
  • Precondition to be admitted in the third year of degree:
    • A2+ level according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
    • The equivalent of 2 years of a degree in Computer Science obtained in the home country.
  • Precondition to be admitted in the first year of the master’s program:
    • B1 level according to the CEFR
    • The equivalent of a degree in Computer Science obtained in the home country.


Chemistry

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Chemistry at the university of Clermont-Auvergne.
While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Chemistry with other students in the department of Chemistry.

  • Beginning of the courses: September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of class hours: between 460,5 and 614
  • Precondition to be admitted (integration in second year of bachelor’s degree):
    • A2+ level in French according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
    • The equivalent of First year of bachelor’s degree obtained in the country of origin.
  • Precondition to be admitted (integration in third year of bachelor’s degree):
    • A2+ level in French according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
    • The equivalent of Second year of bachelor’s degree obtained in the country of origin.
  • Precondition to be admitted (integration in first year of master’s degree):
    • B1 level in French according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
    • The equivalent of Bachelor’s degree obtained in the country of origin.


Physics

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Physics at the university of Clermont-Auvergne.
While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Physics with other students in the department of Physics.

  • Beginning of courses: September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of hours: 498
  • Precondition to be admitted in the first year of the master’s program:
    • B1 level according to the CEFR
    • The equivalent of a degree in Physics obtained in the home country.


Mathematics

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Mathematics at the university of Clermont-Auvergne.
While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Mathematics with other students in the department of Mathematics.
  • Beginning of courses: September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of hours: 590
  • Precondition to be admitted in the first year of the master’s program:
    • B1 level according to the CEFR and
    • The equivalent of a degree in Mathematics obtained in the home country.


Managment

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Management at the university of Clermont-Auvergne. While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Management with other students in the department of Management.
  • Beginning of courses: September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of hours: 526
  • Precondition to be admitted in the third year of degree:
    • B1 level according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
    • The equivalent of 2 years of a degree in Accounting and Management.


Engineer

This DULFS prepares you during one year in integrating university studies in Engineering at the university of Clermont-Auvergne. While improving your knowledge in French to get the B2 level, you will attend courses in Engineering with other students in the department of Engineering at Polytech and ISIMA schools.
  • Beginning of courses: in September
  • Duration: 2 semesters
  • Number of hours: 530
  • Precondition: B1 level according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) in the specialty, satisfactory language level, success to the maintenance entry, organized by Polytech and ISIMA.