The number of interns per company is now limited.

On the 10th of July 2014 a law regulating internship in France has been voted.

Today the application decree has been published.

As of now the number of interns working at the same time in one company is limited to:

  • 3 if the company has less than 20 employees.
  • 15% of the workforce the company has at least 20 employees.

Also, the decree indicates that one tutor cannot supervise more than 3 interns at the same time.

An intern is a student with an internship agreement between himself, his school and the company. The duration of the internship cannot exceed 6 months per academic year.
An employee of the company must be designated as a tutor for the intern.
An intern can receive a gratification. The part of this gratification which exceeding 3.6€ per hour (as of the 1st of September 2015) is subject to social contribution.


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