Welcome to UGA Romance Language's program in French and Francophone Studies. In addition to French language courses, we offer a wide variety of classes that address global Francophonie, or French-speaking regions around the world. With excellent language skills and training in literature, media, culture, history, and politics, our French and French Studies majors graduate well-equipped to enter a variety of professional schools and careers. Follow the links on this page to learn more about our course offerings, degree requirements, study abroad and immersion opportunities, weekly discussion groups, and other French-related activities. To be informed of events of interest to Athens's French-speaking community, click here to subscribe to the French ListServ.  

Take a look at this information sheet from the French Embassy to learn more about the thriving economic partnership between France and Georgia!


French Language and Culture Courses Offered in Fall 2020

French Language and Culture Courses at UGA (FREN prefix)

French Course Syllabi

Degree Requirements

Undergraduate Minor in French

Undergraduate Minor in French Studies

Undergraduate Major (A.B. in French)

M.A. in French, Linguistics Option

M.A. in French, Literature Option

Ph.D. in French

Ph.D. in Romance Languages

Study Abroad

UGA en France

French Language Campus Residential Community

Mary Lyndon French Residential Community

Reading Lists

Reading List for the MA in French Linguistics

Reading List for the MA in French Literature

List of Suggested Works for the PhD Preliminary Examination