Groupes Bibliques Universitaires (GBU)

Groupes Bibliques Universitaires, or GBU, is the Christian student movement in France. Around 90 groups meet around the country. You can learn more about GBU France and how to pray for them at

The Student Committee for International Partnership (Commission Ouverture Internationale) is a part of GBU France dedicated to helping international students find local groups to join; you can email COI or look below for what is happening at your host university in France…

GBU Paris

GBU Paris Facebook group

Central Paris

All Central Paris groups are open to any college students in Paris, and most speak in French. All groups meet at 21 Rue Serpente, 75006 Paris.

Tuesday evening
Tuesdays at 7pm
Contact Olivier 

Wednesday evening
Wednesdays at 7:30pm
Contact Susan 

Thursday evening
Thursdays at 7pm
Contact Alix 

Daytime group
If no evening groups fit your schedule, a day group may be possible.
Contact Joyce 

English group
Wednesdays from 5pm-7:15pm
Contact Nia 

Multi-campus large group

Interfac, or Inter-Uni, is a weekly meeting of all Paris GBU groups. This time includes training, presentations, and Bible study. Find more info about a particular meeting here.
Every Friday at 7:30pm
Meets at 72 rue de Sèvres, 75007 Paris
Contact Elisabeth

Other Paris Groups

Visit the GBU Paris website to find a group at your university. 

GBU Aix-en-Provence

Visit the GBU Aix-en-Provence website to find a group. 

GBU Marseille

GBU Marseille Facebook group

Visit the GBU Marseille website to find a group in Marseille-Centre Ville (Castellane), Marseille-Luminy, or Marseille-St. Jerome.

Other Locations in France

For information about GBU in other parts of France, visit the GBU France website

GBU France website | email| Facebook page | Facebook group 

This information was last updated June 2015. The IFES movement’s own website may have more recently updated information.