L’Institut français du Laos

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One main site in Vientiane and a branch in Luang Prabang

Initially created within the premises of the Embassy as a langage service, it was inaugurated on January 14th 1994 in its current premises as a French Language Center by Mr Jacques Chirac, then Mayor of Paris. In January 1995, it became a financially autonomous institution under the name of « Cultural and Linguistic Cooperation Center ».It has now become an Institut français and remains the main player in the field of French cultural and university cooperation in Laos.

Its scope of action covers three main areas :

The language courses : A varied linguistic offer : French, Lao and English .
The IFL welcomes more than 2000 students per year. Classes are mainly held at the Lane Xang site in Vientiane, at the Luang Prabang branch and at the Pôle d’Activités Francophones in Dong Dok.

The multi media library : With a collection of more than 25 000 books, magazines, DVDs, CDs and e-books, the multimedia library of the IFL continues to increase its collections with a thousand more documents each year and offers its visitors and members a dynamic, modern and attractive service, with access to digital tools and contents.

The cultural program and support to Laotian artists : Conferences, concerts and plays are regularly programmed. Organisation of events : Research Week for Development, Comic Strip festival for the Environment, the World Music Day…Support to local cultural creations and events : Festival for Performing Arts, FMK dance festival, theatrical creation « A Midmonsoon Night’s Dream »…

French tourism course
Language courses

05/08/2019 - 23/08/2019
Institut français du Laos : Vientiane & Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang
French tourism course
Are you already learning or speaking French ? Do you work or wish to work...
Special workshop for absolute beginner
Luang Prabang

05/08/2019 - 31/08/2019
Institut Français in Luang Prabang
Sisavangvatthana Road
Special workshop for absolute beginner
Come and learn French at the Institut Français ! Les Ateliers d'été - Special workshop...
Summer courses
Luang Prabang

05/08/2019 - 31/08/2019
Institut Français in Luang Prabang
Sisavangvatthana Road
Summer courses
Come and learn French at the Institut Français ! Summer courses start on August 5th....
Le poulain
Cultural events

23/08/2019
Institut français du Laos
Vientiane
Le poulain
Directed by Mathieu Sapin - 2018, 1h 37, engligh subtitles. For his first feature film,...
Language Courses : new term
Language courses

09/09/2019 - 30/09/2019
Institut français du Laos
Vientiane
Language Courses : new term
Subscribe now, Courses begin September 9, French, English & Lao Language Courses
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