Tuition fees

Annual Tuition Fees for the Bachelor of Arts Program

Academic Year 2020-2021

Financial Aid

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Bank loans

AIM works with the Société Générale bank, which offers our students already resident in France with parents (for parental guarantee) preferential rates  and repayment facilities.
Do not hesitate to ask your bank or ask us for contact details for the Société Générale.


Paid Internship

Students conducting this 6-month internship in France will earn at least 554€ net/month.



AIM does not have a scholarship program.
However, there are many students who – at their request – have received scholarships granted by public and private organizations (especially hotels).


Working while studying at AIM

This is not recommended during the first year, but the schedules during the 2nd and 3rd years of the Bachelor program are designed to enable students to take on a part-time professional activity for up to 20 hours per week. 

Tuition Fees for the Bachelor of Arts Program

Full payment

  Pre-registration Tuition fees
at registration*
Bachelor of Arts (2020 - 2021) 400 € 8 500 € 8 900 €

* Only for EU citizens, alternatively: 4.000 € upon registration + 4.500 € October 1st.


Staggered payments
valid only for EU citizens

For E.U. residents Pre-registration Registration October 1st November December January February March TOTAL B.A.
Bachelor of Arts (2020 - 2021) 400 € 3 350 € 975 € 975 € 975 € 975 € 975 € 975 € 9 600 €


Professional certifications AHLEI (American Federal Hospitality Association) including school books

American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute

These professional manuals endorsed by international hotel chains are universally regarded within the profession as a point of reference in training future managers of leading hotels.

These manuals are intended to be kept as a point of reference right throughout the candidate’s career.

  • Price: the usual fee for each certification is 255€,
    fully covered by AIM
  • Number of ECTS credits: 2 per certification.
  • Duration: according to the Bachelor/MBA calendar.
  • Period: during the academic year.

AHLEI Certificates

Details of benefits offered to our students

CRASE (Cornell Restaurant Administration Simulation Exercise)

CRASE (Cornell Restaurant Administration Simulation Exercise)

A program designed for managers of major restaurants and provided regularly in the context of professional training.

World-renowned in the industry, this one-week long program is meant for directors and managers of top restaurants.
Students on the Bachelor and MBA Preparatory programs work in small rival groups to simulate running a top restaurant. Competition is fierce as they are expected to manage staff, strive for excellence and maintain standards and costs in a very challenging environment.
May the best team win!

Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics

CHIA (Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics)

Offered within the frame of AHLEI certifications, geared to Revenue Managers, General Managers, Corporate staff, and Research professionals, the Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics (CHIA) is the only hotel-related certification for industry professionals focused on analytics.

Core content areas include:

  • Hotel Industry Analytical Foundations,
  • Hotel Math Fundamentals,
  • Property Level Benchmarking (STAR Reports),
  • Hotel Industry Performance Reports.

Le test TOEFL fait connaître au début des cours du programme le niveau exact de chaque étudiant


TOEFL test held on the AIM campus and fully administered by English testing service ETS Global. This test permits the student’s exact level of English to be ascertained in accordance with the internationally recognized TOEFL assessment.



Throughout the duration of their studies, AIM students receive the CIUP Campus card allowing access to:

Status of AIM students

Academic status

By studying at AIM, students are entitled to the full range of benefits extended to students attending France’s state universities including social security/insurance and access to university centers, residences and restaurants.

Restaurant service

Located close to the school, the University restaurant offers a wide range of dining options.

The CIUP cafeteria boasts an outdoor terrace and offers a range of breakfasts, lunches and snacks.
For detailed information and times, see


To secure furnished accommodation, our students are advised to budget for rent in the amount of between €450 and €850 per month. We advertise all accommodation offers that we regularly receive from property owners renting out rooms and studio apartments. Allow for a deposit equivalent to between two and three months’ rent to secure accommodation. 

Graduation: interviews

Interview with parents and studentsSee the video
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