Study Abroad at Institut Catholique de Paris (ICP)

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An internationally respected university, Institut Catholique de Paris (ICP) has “an open mind to the world.” Its core academic fields—theology, philosophy, and canon law—lead its excellence across humanities and social sciences, where, as a student, you are encouraged to value open-mindedness and cross-border dialog. In serene study spaces and the institute’s five libraries, you mingle with French and international scholars, deepening your knowledge and making new friends.

Rankings: Globally Recognized

About Institut Catholique de Paris

Founded in 1875, Institut Catholique de Paris (ICP) is a private university known for its academic training in theology, philosophy, humanities, social sciences, law, and economics. The main campus is in the heart of the 6th arrondissement on the site of a 17th century Carmelite convent. This historic and serene atmosphere provides ICP’s 10,000 students with space to study and research.

Unparalleled Access

We know your destination and host university inside and out

Total Support

We manage your housing, insurance, application - the entire adventure

24/7 Health & Safety Coverage

Our experts are available around-the-clock for support when you need it

In It For You

As a registered US not-for-profit, it's our mission that drives us

We've Seen It All

For over 70 years we have curated world-class study abroad experiences

Official Associations

Over 300 of the world's best universities trust our study abroad expertise

With a stimulating academic community in the heart of the city, Institut Catholique de Paris has an impressive reputation for its interested and interesting faculty, diverse study body, and enterprising spirit, with Catholicism at its core. On a pleasing campus that marries old world style with next-generation facilities, you explore real-life questions, learn from engaging teachers, and build international friendships.

Student Health & Safety

We champion health, safety, and security. As part of IES Abroad, the largest study abroad organization in the United States, we have set the standard for health and safety in study abroad for decades. We plan for the ‘what if’, so you can get on with the experience of a lifetime.
International Health Insurance

International health insurance included in the cost of your program

24/7 Emergency Phone Support

Total coverage to support you while traveling and in your new city

Location-Specific Information

Health and safety information prepared based on your destination

Health In Your Language

Highly trained multilingual staff to connect you to healthcare providers

Secure Housing

Quality, safe, secure housing within close proximity to your classes

Dedicated Expertise

Protection by a Dean of Students Office advocating for your interests

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