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International Spouses Services

Our services

  • International Dual Career Network (IDCN): spouses/partners of EPFL’s expats can take part in IDCN events and receive announcements of new employment opportunities. To register, please send an email to membership.geneva@idcn.info mentioning your contact details as well as your partner’s name and EPFL working email address in the registration request.


  • French classes for International Spouses: The courses will be held at EPFL  for approximately 1.5 hours each day. There will be three courses offered during the period between 23 September and 8 December 2019:
Group( Level ) A1 Beginner   Monday and Wednesday: 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm 
Group ( Level) A2  Tuesday: 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm – Thursday: 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Group (Level)  B1 Tuesday: 5:30pm – 7:00 pm – Thursday: 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm

The course costs CHF 280.-. In addition to the cost of the course, each student will be required to purchase the accompanying coursebook. The location will be announced once registration is complete. If you are interested please register between 11:00 am-12:00 pm at the ACIDE’s office: CM 0143. (except on Friday) or send an e-mail to acide@epfl.ch


Our benefits

  • Access to the health insurance package for the whole family
  • A household-civil and car insurance with excellent conditions (4 months for free for the first year + 15% special discount ACIDE-EPFL for the total) was negotiated by ACIDE with Generali. Do not hesitate to write us an e-mail at acide@epfl.ch for more details. General conditions
  • Discount on ACIDE events