Leipzig Centre for the Study of France and the Francophonie (FZL)



Deutsch-Französisches Doktorandenkolleg (Bewerbungsfrist verlängert!)

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Bourses de mobilité du réseau des Frankreich- et Frankophoniezentren 2022

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A white building with an imposing golden gate. The picture is frames by two trees. You can read one label in Arabic and one in Tamazight.


FZL Blog: The institutionalization of Tamazight. An opportunity or a trap for Morocco?

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View from below of the Schinkeltor statue at the Augustusplatz campus
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A stack of five closed books.

Members and Partner Institutions

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The FZL cooperates with various faculties and research institutions at Leipzig University. We have a number of national and international partners with whom we conduct projects, events and courses of study.

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Media Centre

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Here you will find our collection of content and resources for anyone interested in France and the Francophonie.

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Contact and visiting

The Leipzig Centre for the Study of France and the Francophonie (FZL) is located in the centre of Leipzig. We are a short walk away from Leipzig Central Station and Augustusplatz. If you have any question or would like to join our mailing list, do not hesitate to send us an E-Mail.


Frankreichzentrum der Universität Leipzig
Strohsackpassage, Nikolaistraße 10, Room 5.25
04109 Leipzig

Telephone: +49 341 97-37889

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