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Buddy System - International Tutoring Programme

International students: find a mentor!

The International Affairs Office (DAI) allows all students to be accompanied by a mentor via the Buddy System programme


Sign up for the Buddy System programme to be accompanied by a student mentor during your studies at Sorbonne Nouvelle.
This mentor will be another Sorbonne Nouvelle student 
who will help you get to know the university, meet new people and speak French on a regular basis. You will also be able speak with your mentor about your country, your culture and perhaps speak with him or her in your language. The mentor will be chosen by the International Affairs Office according to your points in common (studies, age, languages spoken, hobbies and expectations).

 

How to sign-up?

Go to the Buddy System platform and complete your profile with the help of our tutorial [PDF - 284 Ko]. You will receive an email in the following days with a proposition of a mentor that corresponds to the the criteria that you have filled in on your profile.

Sorbonne Nouvelle students: become a mentor!

The Sorbonne Nouvelle, University of Cultures, welcomes more that 4600 international students each year (1 out of 3 students) from 142 countries , and proposes an opportunity to exchange with other students through this tutoring programme.
The International Affairs Office has put the Buddy System programme in place to allow international students to be accompanied by students of the Sorbonne Nouvelle.

As a mentor, you will be in touch with an international student according to your points in common (studies, age, languages spoken, hobbies and expectations). It is an opportunity to meet and to interact with a student from overseas: you can help him or her discover the university, help him or her to speak French on a regular basis and in return know more about his or her country and culture.
You are a student in a department that belongs to the UFR LLCSE, this platform is especially for you, Give life to the concept of the Univeristy of Cultures by sharing your knowledge. This experience could be highly valued in an application for an exchange programme or in a future CV.

 

How to sign-up?

Go to the Buddy System platform and complete your profile with the help of our tutorial [PDF - 198 Ko]. You should select the “étudiant local” (mentor) option during your registration. You will receive an email in the following days with a match of an international student that corresponds to the the criteria that you have filled in on your profile.


mise à jour le 17 novembre 2021