What’s new in France - June 2016

Find here a selection of some of the latest news of the academic sector in France!

Academic News

A selection of what is going on in the academic sector in France.
- Thierry Mandon, Secretary of State to the Minister of Education, Higher Education and Research, has presented hisfirst actions to simplify Higher Education.
- Strong student mobility between France and Ireland.
- 3 French Schools in the TOP100Fashion Schools in the world.
- Huge positive impact of Erasmus on careers recent study finds.
- Launch of France Alumni platform.
- New decree for selection at Master level.

Awards and nominations

Some news about French awards and nominations.
- French cave sheds new light on the Neanderthals.
- CNRS Innovation medalists have been announced: Ali Zolghadri, Thierry Heidmann, Cathie Vix-Guterl and Marin Dacos.
- Key technologies for France in 2020.
- Have a look at CNRS new website: news.CNRS.fr!

Published on 08/06/2016

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