Job Search - Business Creation

This visa is restricted to students who have left France after earning at least a Master’s level qualification at a nationally-approved educational institution, or which is on a list set by decree, and who want to return to France to seek employment or set up a business, within four years of their graduation.

You will receive a long-stay visa serving as a residence permit (VLS-TS) marked “Job Search/Business Creation”. It must be validated within three months of arriving in France.

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Due to the current situation regarding the spread of the coronavirus, France suspends the issuance of visas until further notice.

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