The French educational network abroad

The world’s largest educational network

  • 494 Schools
  • 135 Countries
  • 330,000 Students


What is the AEFE: Agency for French Education Abroad ?

The Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE) is a government institution supervised by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Founded in 1990, it is responsible for monitoring and managing the network of French schools abroad.
The AEFE is the guarantor of the French education system abroad. It plays a key role in expanding France’s cultural and linguistic influence throughout the world and serves to boost the appeal of French higher education.