Students who complete the OIB at the CIV have had a sophisticated anglophone education in language, literature, history, geography and culture. The experience of the student is not just an immersion in a challenging academic environment, but also an enriching cultural one.

Admissions guidance

Students entering the lycée in 2nde are expected to be fluent in both English and French. Students must be able to understand, speak and write French. It is important to be aware that the majority of classes are taught in French. As for English, they must be capable of expressing themselves in a sophisticated way when working on oral and written assignments.

In 2nde, there are ten English classes. Students study English literature five hours a week and history/geography 2 hours a week. In addition, they have 2 hours a week of history/geography in French.

In 1ère and Terminale, there are nine groups preparing for the baccalaureate examination. English literature classes meet five hours a week and history/geography in English three hours a week.

Lycée Admissions

Please refer to the CIV web site, RECRUTEMENT RENTREE 2020, for details about recruitement for the Lycée.

2020-21 SECONDE Recruitment (5 places)
Dossier to return to the LIV before Thursday May 7th, 2020.
Written and oral tests Wednesday May 27th, 2020 at the LIV.

Registration for tests in Seconde for 2020-2021: see  the CIV Lycée webpage or Candidature Section Internationale Américaine 2nde.

2020-21 PREMIERE & TERMINALE Recruitment
only for children already in an international section (in another academy or abroad) who are moving to the area, see details and contact on the CIV's website (deadline Thursday May 7th, 2020)

Registration, tests and results are managed by the Service Scolarité of the Lycée International de Valbonne.

As soon as you receive the results, you must complete registration with the Lycée, as well as with ASEICA, the International Anglophone Section.

ASEICA registration file, new students for School Year 2020-2021. Registration to open in the spring.

See also: School fees