Welcome to the French national EURAXESS portal!





You will need to present the following to the transport operator and border control authorities:

  1. A sworn declaration stating that:
    • You do not show signs of COVID-19;
    • To your knowledge, you have not been in contact with anyone confirmed to have COVID-19 in the 14 days before travel;
    • You agree to submit, if you are aged 11 years or older, to a virological RT-PCR test for SARS-CoV-2 upon arrival in France;


  1. If you are aged 11 or over, a negative RT-PCR test result, carried out less than 72 hours before departure.


Health controls do not apply if you are a:

  • cross-border worker;
  • resident of a cross-border area (border within a 30 km radius of your residence).


Please consult the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs website for more information.





    French EURAXESS centres can be contacted by email for any questions.


    You will find here all the necessary information for mobile researchers, and assistance with the support of our network of services centres. If you are looking for information about entry procedures, social security, legal issues, postdoctoral positions and research jobs, this website is for you!

    You will also find the contact details of all the services centres available in France, as well as information related to the entry and residence conditions on the French territory, accommodation and all you need to prepare a successful stay in the hexagon.

    EURAXESS FRANCE is a member of the European Commission initiative, gathering more than 600 services centres assisting EU and non-EU researchers in 42 countries.

    All services of the EURAXESS Network are free of charge.