Exchange students

Exchange Students


The Erasmus program assists staff and student mobility between European countries within the European Union.

We welcome Erasmus Exchange Program or Bilateral Exchange Program students coming to IUT Saint-Étienne (UJM) for academic year 2024-2025.

An Erasmus institutional agreement or a bilateral agreement signed between both institution in the specific subject of studies is needed.  If there is not a bilateral agreement or Erasmus+ agreement signed, the mobility will not be possible.

To apply as an Exchange student, you must:

  • Be a registered student in one of these colleges.
  • Be studying a subject area for which we have an agreement with your college.
  • Be chosen by your college for an Erasmus exchange program.

Apply as soon as possible as an Exchange student through the international officer of your present university, who will inform us about your application.


To apply, you need to respect these Deadlines:

  • Full academic year (September-June) from March 1st to May 20th             
  • Fall semester (September-January) from March 1st to May 20th
  • Spring semester (January-June) from March 1st to November 10th


The official nomination is a mandatory requirement for the acceptance of students at Jean Monnet University/IUT Saint-Etienne.

The international office has to nominate students in the exchange program as soon as possible by completing the form available with a link available at iutri @


For ALL STUDENTS (Full academic year, Fall semester or Spring semester):

Once students are nominated, they will receive an e-mail from IUT of Saint-Etienne international office with the procedure to apply online.

Then, they are required to fill in all the information requested in the application online. Application starts mid-May.

Documents to download on the application online:

  • Proposed learning agreement signed by him/her and his/her home University or Online Learning agreement (OLA contact Stephanie Soleillant)
  • Copy of Identity documents or passport
  • Identity photo
  • Proof of French/English language proficiency (if applicable)
  • Sworn statement civil liability insurance policy completed and signed

Application deadlines:

  • Fall semester and Full year mobilities: Before June 20th
  • Spring semester: Before November, 30th


In order to help their integration in Saint-Étienne, incoming students can participate in one (or all!) of the three mentoring programs below:

Buddy System: Students will receive support from a local student, and develop a cultural exchange for the whole duration of their stay.

For information and registration: iutri @

Should you have any request, do not hesitate to contact us.