Welcome to the French national EURAXESS portal!




From 30 October 2020 new lockdown measures are established for four weeks in metropolitan France and Martinique.


1. If you are arriving from a country on the list below, you can enter metropolitan France without any COVID-19 restrictions:


Member States of the European Union, Andorra, Australia, the Holy See, Iceland, Japan, Liechtenstein, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, Rwanda, San Marino, South Korea, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand and the United Kingdom.


2. If you are in another country, you are recommended to limit international travel as much as possible. If you however must travel, please consult the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs website for all information regarding the criteria for exceptions.




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.