For non European students: it is mandatory to have a health insurance for the first three months of your stay in France. (needed too for your visa application).
Once in France, you will have to register for the CPAM (free of charge French health insurance).
The school will help you with the CPAM process.
You will find a team dedicated to help you
More informations soon
If you are a European student, you have to bring the EHIC (European Health Insurance Card) card with you. The EHIC card must cover at least the period of your exchange programme in France.