Fri, 24 Mar 2017 to Mon, 27 Mar 2017

Institut français India is happy to participate at The Paris Book Fair 2017 (37th edition), “Livre Paris 2017”, from 24th to 27th March. With 1,200 exhibitors, 45 countries represented, 800 talks and events, 3,000 authors at signing sessions; Livre Paris is an excellent place for all those involved in publishing to meet each other.

Tue, 21 Mar 2017

On Tuesday, 21st March 2017, we will be celebrating the third annual edition of the great global event, “Goût de France / Good France”.
Alliance Francaises all over India will be hosting a series of events as part of this celebration.

Sun, 19 Mar 2017

On the occasion of Goût de France – Day of French Gastronomy an international program which is celebrated all around the world, The Book Office of Institut français India in collaboration with Full Circle is going to organise a reading session from the book I'd Rather Eat A Child for children aged 4 – 12 years.

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 to Sun, 30 Apr 2017

On the occasion of the Francophonie festival, the Salle des profs has planned a series of competitions for Indian students of French.
Following the theme of des dix mots de la francophonie / ten words of Francophonie 2017, all competitions will be online until April 30th.

The contests are in three age categories:

"Students" category, universities and colleges

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 to Sun, 12 Mar 2017

City Scripts is the first festival focusing on urban writings. It brings together novelists, journalists, activists, thinkers, architects, planners, poets, bloggers and the lay community which lives in Indian cities, and engages with the experience of living in these cities by writing about it in different genres.

Fri, 10 Mar 2017

With the launch of the Tamil translation of Fukushima, Récit d’un désastre, by the French author Michaël Ferrier, marks a literary evening on March 10 at 7.00 PM at the auditorium.

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 to Fri, 31 Mar 2017

Acclaimed late painter SH Raza's deep admiration for Mahatma Gandhi and his teachings is reflected in a series of seven paintings which he executed in 2013 to pay tribute to the Father of the Nation. These paintings will be unveiled as a set for the first time.

Thu, 16 Feb 2017

Set in the context of the zeitgeist and idealism of the late sixties, Harp is about love, longing and coming of age.

Foreign students: France remains one of the top three destinations


France remains among the top 3 global destinations that welcomes international students (271399 students in 2016) these figures are based on data provided by the UNESCO and the French Ministries of Foreign Affairs and National Education.


Applications invited for fellowship to study fine-arts in France

A golden opportunity for qualified artists and students to complete an internship in the finest colleges in art capital of the world. Short-listed candidates will be offered the opportunity to travel to France and study at premier art institutes under fellowship. The winners would have French government scholarship holder status.

The Embassy of France in India
Krishnakriti Festival of Art & Culture
Fellowship to study fine-arts at leading colleges in France


Indo-French Collège de France Innovation Workshop

Institut Français en Inde, in association with the Service pour la Science et la Technologie and Centre de Sciences Humaines, is pleased to invite Baptiste Beaulieu, author of Alors Voilà and Alors vous ne serez plus jamais triste, to be the Grand Témoin at the Indo-French Collège de France Innovation Workshop. The first edition of this workshop is scheduled to take place on the 24th and 25th February at the National Institute of Advance Studies, Indian Institute of Science Campus, Bangalore.


Indian publishers to attend the Paris Book Fair 2016

The Book Office of the Institut français en Inde / Embassy of France in India is pleased to invite publishers Pranav Johri (Rajpal & Sons) and R Sivapriya (Juggernaut) to attend the Paris Book Fair 2016 (36th edition), “Livre Paris”, from March 17th to March 20th. On this occasion, they will meet French publishers and participate in the following panels:
March 17th – 11 am to 12 am – BIEF stand: « Enjeux et défis de l’édition en Inde » (Issues and challenges of the publishing industry in India)



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