The Middlebury School in France has been offering students the opportunity to study at the Université de Poitiers since fall 2002. Students can enroll in virtually all disciplines across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences in Poitiers, including science and mathematics. Students in Poitiers also have the option of the STEM Track.

The University is located in the picturesque city of Poitiers, capital of the Poitou-Charentes region in central France. The main campus is located a mere 20 minutes by bus from the picturesque city center. Home to both medieval quarters and the hyper-modern Futuroscope park, Poitiers is a blend of both ancient and modern. Founded in the fifteenth century, the University enrolls approximately 28,000 students.

The University offers the full range of degree courses available in France, including courses in Art History and Archeology, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Geography, History, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, and Sociology. Explore the courses offered at the Université de Poitiers.

Course Options

UFR Lettres and Langues (L&L)

Applied Foreign Languages
Comparative Literature
English & American Literature (majors only)
Film & Theater
Foreign and Regional Languages, Literatures and Civilizations
French Literature
French Sign Language

UFR Sciences Humaines et Arts (SHA)

Art history and Archeology
Music (majors only)

UFR Economie


UFR Sciences Fondamentales et Appliquées (SFA)

Molecular biology and biochemistry