L'Alliance Française of Rouen in Normandy, close to Paris

The major player in learning french as a foreign language in Rouen

Founded in 1986, the Alliance Française Rouen-Normandie is a non-profit association, a private institution of higher education and a continuing education organization whose main mission is to promote the French language, French-speaking cultures and to foster cultural diversity by highlighting all cultures.

It is part of the international network of the Alliances Françaises which today has more than 832 centres in 131 countries and welcomes more than 470,000 students every year. This vast network is run by the Alliance française Foundation, a foundation recognised as being of public utility..


The Alliance Française offers a unique access to French language and culture in the heart of Rouen. Located less than two hours from Paris, in a building of heritage interest, it welcomes more than 1200 students of 90 different nationalities every year. The Alliance is an official examination centre pour le DELF, DALF, TCF, DAEFLE, DFP.


Our teaching team is composed of permanent teachers, all of whom are qualified and specialised in learning french as a foreign language. The French courses at the Alliance Française dedicated to students of all levels, aged 16 and over.