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  • Details and Cost

    About the Program

    Efrei is an engineering school specialized in information and digital technologies. Efrei’s campus is located in Villejuif, in the inner suburbs of Paris, which is made easily accessible by the underground metro and bus system.  Efrei’s goal is to produce well-rounded and responsible engineers who are ready to meet current commercial IT demands. Beyond its focus on IT, Efrei sets itself apart by providing students with a balanced blend of general training that includes communication, general culture, business management, entrepreneurship and foreign languages.

    Location Paris, France
    Program Type Partner University Program
    Program Term Fall, Spring, Academic Year
    Language of Instruction French
    Budget View Budget
    Living Arrangements Independent Arrangement (students coordinate directly with the partner university)
    Additional Information A Partner University program is a study abroad experience where students are nominated/accepted by Stony Brook University, and enroll at a partner institution. In most cases SBU faculty or staff are NOT traveling with participants.
    Program Housing Statement: Stony Brook University is required to comply with the housing policies of the host country, partner institution and/or hotel/hostel. These policies may include requirements such as sex-based housing placement.


    GPA 3.0 and above.
    Other Requirements

    Language Proficiency Required.

    Students must be matriculated in an undergraduate degree program and in good academic standing.

    Application Deadline

    Fall/academic year admission: March 1 

    Spring admission: October 1

    Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis, and are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
    Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.
  • Academic Information

    Course Information

    Efrei Paris' s undergraduate program offers a broad range of scientific and technical engineering courses that are both general in nature and career-goal oriented. Mathematics, physics, electronics, and computer sciences are at the heart of the program. However, the curriculum also includes general education and professional courses to better prepare future engineers for their professional responsibilities.  Students will also have the opportunity to interact and make friends with their peers from around the globe.


    Academic Policies

    • Students must maintain full-time status while abroad
    • This is a partner university program. Applications must be submitted to Stony Brook University first. Information regarding the next steps in the process will be distributed to students who have received formal nominations by their International Programs Coordinator.
    • Grades earned in a Partner University program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.
    • Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.
    • All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will receive GLO and EXP+ in addition to requirements fulfilled by their coursework.

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