FEDE SCHOOLS

FRANCE - BRUNOY, YERRES, ETRETAT

The CNFDI (Private National Centre for Distance Learning), which was founded in 1992, has already trained more than 100,000 students in over 100 countries.
The 200 different programmes of the CNFDI, all designed for distance learning, enable the learners to train all year round, at their own pace, and in a progressive and personalised manner in 26 sectors of activity.
Supervised by a pedagogical team with professional experience and expertise in distance learning, the learners benefit from effective pedagogical support.
The employment-focused dimension of the training programmes is at the heart of the pedagogical project of the CNFDI, as over 4000 internship agreements have been signed. The objective? To prepare men and women to participate actively in working life, switch to other fields or to advance successfully in their careers.
The CNFDI also offers an excellent pedagogical mix comprised of distance learning and internship organised by the centre in collaboration with professionals.

The FEDE is an INGO International Non-Governmental Organisation and a supranational institution that was created in 1963, which is endowed with participatory status with the Council of Europe. It federates an international network comprised of over 500 higher and professional education institutions in 35 countries across 4 continents, which share a common project that is hinged on academic excellence, pedagogical innovation, scientific research and openness to the world. The FEDE delivers 90 European degrees that are available in English and in the national language, from the Foundation Degree, the European Bachelor’s Degree, the European Master’s Degree to the DBA Doctorate of Business Administration. The FEDE counts an international network of over 180,000 alumni.

PROGRAMMES AND DIPLOMAS:

Other programmes and certificates:

  • Office Administration - Commerce - Marketing - Accounting - Management - Drawing - Decoration - Photography - Law - Economics - Education - Social - Affairs - Electricity - Electronics - Aesthetics - Dietetics - Hair Styling - Graphic Design - Information Technology - Internet - Foreign Language - Export - Animal Care Careers - Communication Careers - Fashion - Design - Tailoring - Nature - Paramedical - Health - Early Childhood - Adolescence - Preparation for Civil Service Entrance Exams - Psychology - Sophrology - Refresher Courses - General Knowledge - Human Resources - Graphology - Secretaries - Special Assistants Tutoring - Systems and Networks - Tourism

RESEARCH PROGRAMME:

The CNFDI is affiliated to the FEDE doctoral school and offers FEDE DBAs (Doctorate of Business Administration).

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES:

International exchanges programmes:
  • Chinese and Japanese delegations received by CNFDI
  Courses taught in English:
  • 3 English levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced)
  • Business english
  • English/French bilingual secretary
  • Oral conversation in English

ESTABLISHMENT APPROVED BY FEDE

STRENGTHS OF THE SCHOOL

  • Distance learning
  • Teaching adapted to distance learning
  • Progressive and personalised training
  • Refresher courses offered
  • The programmes can include a one-week internship at the premises
  • Personalised pedagogical support from the tutor
  • A corporate relations department to provide job search assistance
  • Possibility of enrolling in two programmes of study simultaneously
  • Forum in the students' area through which students can discuss among themselves

ADDRESS(ES) AND CONTACTS

KEY FIGURES:

Number of students: 11,000 - Number of foreign students: 2500 - Number of teaching staff: about 150 lecturers - Number of Ph.D. holders: 20 - Number of internships offered per year: about 100 - Partnerships: Association of Medical-Social Secretaries and References, Photography Federation of France, French Academy of Public Writers, European Federation of Interior Designers and Architects, Association of IT Professionals, Clowns Z’hôtpitaux, Federation of Auto-Entrepreneurs, Syndicate of Naturopathy Professionals, LDA Diffusion and LDA 91, Nouvelles Esthétiques Spa magazine - Excellence award: Les Echos Award for Performance in 2008


SHARING EDUCATION, SHAPING THE FUTURE