Since its creation in France in 2013, 42 has received more than 150,000 applications worldwide. Today, 42 welcomes 2,500 students that train themselves every day to become the best developers of tomorrow.
Thus far, we have welcomed international students hailing from a wide array of countries around the globe:
– from the Americas: (United States, Mexico, Bolivia, Ecuador and Brazil)
– from Asia: (Singapore, China, and Japan)
– from the Middle East: (Israel),
– from Europe: (Belgium, Switzerland, Italy, and Sweden)
– from Africa: (Morocco, Senegal, and South Africa).
These students come to 42’s French and American campuses in order to have access to a free, top-level training in computer programming.
42 allows students who have successfully completed the selection tests to continue their training at the Paris or Silicon Valley campuses (provided that they have the necessary immigration visa for their campus choice. Please note:
All visa formalities must be completed by the student.
For any applicants in need of visas: 42 is prevented by law from providing you with this service, so please do not request it. (This would include any paperwork pertaining to verification of attendance.)
42‘s Paris campus offers students nothing but the best in terms of pedagogy, technical resources (the best infrastructure in Europe), as well as top-notch logistical resources. We feature an attractive and sizable physical plant— with a 4,242 m² building called “the Heart of Code.” The facility is open to our students 24/7.
The American site, situated in the Silicon Valley city of Fremont, includes a state-of-the-art coder development training facility, featuring a space of approximately 10,960m² building called “the Soul of Code” housing 1024 workstations. As with our Paris campus, this campus is open to our students 24/7. The nearby dormitory facility and cafeteria support 42’s goal of delivering high-quality living & learning experiences to our diverse, international student population.