Their first destination is Belgium, followed by the United Kingdom and Canada. Approximately 4 % of French students, that is, 80 000 people, realize part of their studies abroad, according to the French Agency for the promotion of higher education, welcome and international mobility, for a stay of an average duration of six months. Internship, exchange, within the framework of the european Erasmus programme or simply curriculum, many opportunities available to them.
No problem, next bank, for students starting in the euro area : the payments and withdrawals (up to four or five per month in general) by credit card are free, as well as in France. But be careful, moving a few months in Oxford (United Kingdom), Montreal (Canada) requires some care. Because outside of the euro area, the use of the credit card is expensive.