Established in 1995, AFIP is a school and training centre for professionals. This institution, which is based in Villeurbanne (France), offers initial training courses and work-study programmes in the fields of applied arts, IT and civil engineering.

Drawing on its in-depth experience, AFIP offers quality training thanks to a faculty comprised of seasoned professionals. This modest-sized school is endowed with a devoted pedagogical team that supervises and guides the students toward obtaining their diplomas, including during the job-market integration phase.

Lastly, AFIP positions professionalisation at the heart of its pedagogical approach by implementing work-study programmes, internships in companies and professional simulations.

Upon completing training, the students’ employment rate is over 80%.

The school’s reputation hinges on:

  • A devoted faculty;
  • A management team that is responsive to the students as well as to their parents or guardians;
  • A vibrant sales unit.

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.


FEDE European degrees offered: Commerce, Marketing, Communication
  • European Bachelor’s Degree in Communication: Advertising Strategies and Digital Communication Speciality
IT, Technology
  • European Bachelor’s Degree in Digital and Multimedia Techniques
  • European Bachelor’s Degree in Mobile Application Development
  • European Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Networks and Security
  • European Bachelor’s Degree in Webmaster

Other programmes and certificates:

  • Applied Arts: Typesetting Graphic Designer - BTS Graphic Design - 2 years’ post-high school studies in Web Design - Bachelor’s Degree: Graphic Designer, Multimedia Option - Master’s Certificate: Web and Digital Communication Project Manager - Master’s Degree: Artistic Director in Graphic Design and Digital Marketing - BTS Interior Design - Bachelor’s Degree: Spatial Designer - Master’s Certificate: Interior Design Architect
  • Civil Engineering: BTS Construction Studies and Economy - Bachelor’s Degree: Building Project Officer
  • IT: BTS IT Services for Organisations - 2 years’ post-high school diploma: Front-End Developer - 2 years’ post-high school diploma: Back-End Developer - 2 years’ post-high school diploma: Full Stack Developer - 2 years’ post-high school diploma: Networks and Computer Systems Technician - Bachelor’s Degree: Systems and Networks Administrator - Bachelor’s Degree: New Technologies Designer and Developer - Bachelor’s Degree: Microsoft Windows Server MSCA Administrator - Bachelor’s Degree: Cisco Administrator - Master’s Certificate: IT Designer and Developer - Master’s Certificate: Infrastructure and Networks Administrator - Master’s Degree: Systems and Networks Expert - Master’s Degree: Computer Development Expert



  • Certified AFNOR NF214
  • Examination centre approved by Pearson VUE
  • TOEIC examination centre
  • Institution labelled H+ for receiving people with disabilities
  • Assistance when searching for internships and work-study programmes
  • Erasmus Charter
  • A large number of academic partners
Student association: 
  • The AFIP students created their own association - Stud'Afip - which enables them to promote school activities and federate all students around common projects.



  • Number of students: 850 students per year
  • Number of teaching staff: 80
  • Number of alumni members: 1
  • Number of internships offered per year: Over 300
  • Partnerships: Intech Paris, Ecole Nantaise d’Informatique, Ecole Autograf, IFIR, FFP, CNCP
  • Accreditations:H+ Scheme for receiving and supporting people with disabilities, Pearson VUE examination centre, Microsoft IT Academy, Cisco Networking Academy, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Administrative Region, French Employment Agency
  • Contact for registration: contact@afip-formations.com / +33 (0)4 78 37 81 81