Residence permit
Students registered at the carré international with a student's visa will have to validate their visa at the Office Français de l'Immigration et de l'Intégration (OFii). Read the factsheet on how to proceed here.

Students' social security and other insurances
Except for European community citizens, all students under 28 registering in a French University must subscribe to the French student's social security. Read the factsheet here.

Registering at UCBN
You wish to pursue your studies at the University of Caen after your language training ? Consult the registration procedures here.

Frequently asked questions
If you have any question, please check our FAQs before contacting us.
- FAQ Registration here

Access maps
Click here to download the access maps to unicaen different campuses.
The University of Caen Basse-Normandie
To discover unicaen and its programs, rendez-vous on our students' portal here.
Certficates and diplomas shipment
If you wish to receive your certificate and/or diplomas, complete the on-line form here.

Getting to UCBN
Download the factsheet on how to get from Paris to the University of Caen

- SNCF : consult the train schedules and book your tickets on-line here
- TWISTO : Caen's bus and tram network here
- RATP : all you need to know about Paris bus and subway network here
- Britanny Ferries : crossing the Channel for a week-end from Caen ? Information here
- Caen-Carpiquet airport : all the destinations here

Discover Caen and Normandy
Here are a few links to help you discover our city and region.
- Caen : Ville de Caen, Office du tourime, Musée Mémorial de Caen.
- Normandy : Région Basse-Normandie, Normandie-Tourisme, Parcs et Jardins de Normandie, Normandie Mémoire, Normandie culture et patrimoine.
- Caen leasure : Caen Erasmus, Caen ma ville, Cinéma Le Lux, Cinéma le Café des Images, Cityvox Caen, La Comédie de Caen, le Big Bang Café, le Cargo, Théâtre de Caen.

Preparing your stay in France
The following links will guide you to best organize your stay in France (visas, insurances, health, ...).

- Campus France ici
- CNOUS ici