Email ID: admin@lfim.in Phone Number: +91 22 2084 8803
Email ID: admin@lfim.in Phone Number: +91 22 2084 8803

Admission Requirements

At Lycée Français International de Mumbai, we welcome students from all over the world, with our current student body comprising of 24 nationalities.

A global hub like Mumbai is the definition of a melting pot and our school is no different. While we welcome new families throughout the year, our main admission requirements pertain to proficiency in French or English, depending on the chosen grade.

Our admissions process is straight forward, and our assessment of any application will begin as soon as we have received complete applications. Once newly enrolled, all students are monitored to ensure their grade placement is appropriate.

Global Grade Comparison

For those applicants coming from non-French school systems, please click below to help determine the appropriate grade level based on your child’s current age and grade. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.

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Kindergarten

Age Requirement: 2+
Grades: Pre-K 1, Pre-K 2, Junior KG, Senior KG

For Kindergarten, there are no requirements for admission based on language. Since children are in their early formative years, they are able to grasp our core languages without any impediment.

Elementary

Age Requirement: 6+
Grades: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

  • For students not priorly part of the French curriculum or who may not have studied French before, admissions to Grade 3 and above require an A1 level in French.
  • Admissions to Grade 4 and above require an A2 level in French.

Secondary - Middle School

Age Requirement: 11+
Grades: 6, 7, 8, 9

From Grade 6 and above, all admissions are at the discretion of the Principal. While core subjects are taught in French and English, the proficiency level required in French is B1 (Grades 6-9).

Higher Secondary

Age Requirement: 15+
Grades: 10, 11, 12

From Grade 10 and above, all admissions are at the discretion of the Principal. While core subjects are taught in French and English, the proficiency level required in French is B2 (Grades 10-12).

Frequently Asked Questions

When Can I Apply?

We welcome admissions throughout the year. We are here to guide you through the admissions process, so please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have and to arrange for a campus visit.

I have an Indian passport. Can I apply?

Absolutely. We welcome all students, irrespective of nationality. Your passport to the world is the language you speak…and knowing both French and English makes your child a dual citizen.

What is A1 in French?

The DELF (Diplôme d’études en langue française) is the exam given to test proficiency in the French language. A1, A2, B1, B2 are its levels, ranging from beginner to intermediate proficiency. For more information, we invite you to contact us.

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