Back to school with French courses

Learn French! There are still a few places available in our online French courses. Please register by clicking on the following link: Registration




Next visit: “L’art de la Haute Couture” – Saturday 30th of September of 2023

Our next visit, “L’art de la Haute Couture” will take place on the Saturday 30th of September of 2023. Be prepared to dive into the magical world of Dior and discover the elegance of Yves saint Laurent.

See more information about the visit…


Rent your furnished property through Science Accueil

Offer your furnished accommodation to French and international scientists in supervised mobility who are hosted in scientific institutions in the Île-de-France region. All types and all municipalities in the Île-de-France region are sought after, especially the Saclay area along the RER B, Versailles/St Quentin-en-Yvelines, the inner suburbs, and Paris. Assistance provided in the rental process. Contact us.

Science Accueil’s offers

Science Accueil offers support to students and scientists welcomed in a member institution. Its programs (French language, art of living, student solidarity, etc.) are open to a broader audience. Discover more

French summer course : Beginner’s level

Science Accueil organises a French as a Foreign Language summer course, beginner’s level: 
From Auguts 29th to September 8th. Register now (limited places ! Pour en savoir plus cliquez ici)

Exceptional closure at lunch time

Science Accueil Gif-sur-Yvette will be temporarily closed between 1 and 2 pm every day during August. 


Our “French as a Foreign Language” courses has started

It is still possible to register for it!

As a reminder, Science Accueil’s courses promote immersion learningby offering two semesters of 60 hours each at an affordable price. We offer courses at many locations (Gif-sur-Yvette, Bures-sur-Yvette, Orsay, Moulon, in the Palaiseau Polytechnique campus, and at Evry’s University).

Fore more information clic here

The new Alister N°10 “special Versailles” has been published

To mark the opening of its Versailles branch, a special edition of Versailles was published on 5 September 2020, describing our activities around scientific mobility in the Versailles and Yvelines regions (French version). En savoir plus…

Science Accueil Solidarité

You are a scientist (student, doctorant, researcher), and you have temporary financial difficulties during this period ? contact us !

You are not alone !

Even if the confinement is over, you are still telecommuting, and are still living in isolation, or are experiencing difficulties, don’t stay alone, contact us, individual (listening) or group activities can be organized.

More information…