Dates and Costs

Annual programme : From 15 August 2021 to 28 May 2022 (holidays from 19 December to 2 January)

Price : 23 990 € per person (supplement single room 3900 €)

2nd semester programme : From 2 January 2022 to 28 May 2022

Price : 14 990 € per person (supplement single room 2100 €)


The cost of the programme at the Michel Hidalgo International Football Academy includes :

1/ Full board :

Accommodation at Cannes International Campus in twin rooms. Our players are under the supervision of the director in charge of any issue related to accommodation, catering, schedules and behaviour inside the Campus.

Full board served at the campus restaurant : salad bar, hot dish, unlimited carbo-hydrates, sweet. Brunch on week-ends. Special arrangement (from 8 to 10.30pm) for dinner in the foyer in the case of late trainings.

2/ Football :

Registration and club member card at AS Cannes or other club affiliated to FFF according to the level of the player. 3 football trainings minimum per week, and championship game on Saturdays or Sundays if the player is selected. 

2 to 3 additional training sessions weekly conducted by our qualified staff for specific technical work. Participation of former international football players or coaches.

2 to 3 sessions managed by the technical director of the Academy and trainer. Workshops based on physical development.

Trials in professional clubs, usually at the end of the year's programme (or earlier) depending on the player's level 

Free access to a gym 7 days a week, for the duration of the programme. 

Sports suit (jersey, shorts, socks, track suit) of the Academy, and full gear of the club.

3/ Transport :

Greeting at Nice airport and transfer on arrival day, departure day and Christmas holidays.

Bus pass to be used in all public transport in the city of Cannes, Cannes La Bocca and Cannet Rocheville. 

Transport for the matches away provided by the club.

4/ Management :

Presence of a manager to follow up with the academicians. Available at any moment, including week-ends, to assist the players, watch their games. He coordinates with the director of the academy and the staff on campus. 

Workshops managed by a school and university referent as to follow up with the boys academic development, 2 afternoons weekly.

5/ Assistance :

Insurance covering the Responsibility of every member of the Academy.

Letter of invitation for visa delivery, sent to the Embassador or the Consul of the country from where the player is proceding.

Education - Studies  (in supplement) :

Online course : English speakers follow the programme of the American High School, French speakers follow the programme of Cours Pi. Registration, method and books, access to the classroom, presence of our educator. Academic support during the holidays. Price for the whole year : 3400 €

French course by teachers qualified to teach FLE, 6 hours per week. Price from 1 September to 20 December : 2200 €

Registration and terms of payment

As our next programme will start on 15 August 2021, the deadline for registration is end of June for the players in need of a visa. The terms of payment are 50% at registration, the balance before 10 October 2021.

As soon as the Academy receives the deposit, the letter of invitation is sent to the family and to the French Embassy. If the visa is not granted, 20% of the deposit is not refunded.