Social security & Insurance
A health insurance is required for the long stay holder.
If you are planning to stay in France less than 3 months, you don’t need to subscribe a health insurance, however we recommend you to have a private insurance.
How to subscribe ?
There are some procedures before the subscription:
- A valid VISA (OFII)
- An enrollment in a high institution
You can complete the procedure online.
Health insurance: https://etudiant-etranger.ameli.fr/#/
Information to fill in:
- Name( Last name and first name)
- Date of birth
- Email address
- Home address
- Telephone number
Documents need to provide for pre-subscription :
- ID card
- Long stay VISA “student”
You are going to receive your provisional social security number.
Documents need to provide after the pre-subscription :
- Birth certificate
- Residence Permit
You are going to receive your vital card (health card) your at your resident.