French, English for some Master and executive programmes. Most language and literature courses are taught in the target language.
Required language skills
- Bachelor: Min. Level B1 of the CEFR (B2 recommended)
- Master: Level C1 of the CEFR is recommended for courses taught in French or English
- Level A1 for the courses offered by the School of French as a Foreign Language (EFLE), and the winter Holiday Courses (Cours de vacances)
- No minimum skills required for the summer Holiday Courses
As the University of Lausanne is located in the French-speaking part of Switzerland, basic French skills are highly recommended for daily life and social integration.