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First-cycle programmes


7.Higher education

7.2First-cycle programmes

Last update: 17 June 2022

The first cycle of higher education in France comprises two main types of courses, namely Bachelor's degrees (three years of study) and short higher education courses (two years of study) which mainly concern the industrial, tertiary and paramedical fields.