Offer of individual sponsorship and an Information Day for new foreign-language speaking Masters students registered for the 2013-2014 academic year
This offer includes the following services:
You will be welcomed in Lausanne by a bilingual student (French-English) who will be responsible for supporting you as you complete the necessary academic and administrative formalities. This student will contact you by e-mail before your arrival in Switzerland. The sponsorship will cover the following areas:
• Administrative formalities (residence permit, sickness and accident insurance, etc)
• Practical information about life in Lausanne: opening a bank account, leisure activities, public transport, doctors, shops, meals, etc
• Information about UNIL: life as a Masters student, registration, regulations, secretaries’ offices, lecture rooms, IT, student services, library, etc
INFORMATION DAY ON WEDNESDAY 11 SEPTEMBER 2013 AT 1.15PM, AMPHIMAX BUILDING ROOM 350
This welcome day will be attended by representatives of the university community who will talk to you about the benefits and also the problems involved in discovering a new culture.
Your attention will also be drawn to the possibility of taking a course in French at the UNIL to speed up your integration in the day-to-day life of Lausanne.
This initial contact with people from the academic world is a unique chance to gain insight into the many ways in which a stay at a foreign university can be an enriching experience.