European Degrees Explained

The Catholic Unviersity of Paris’ faculties and institutes prepare over one hundred qualifications using the Degree (3 years), Masters (2 years) and PhD (3 years) European structure.


Most of the courses offered are in French. They are open to auditors and part-time students.

Find out more about courses in French as a Foreign Language
Institute of French Language and Culture

The Catholic University of Paris issues three kinds of diploma :
  • State diplomas
  • Canonical diplomas issued by the Holy See of Rome
  • The University’s own diplomas.