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Pronunciation: / iyɛfɛm /

Translation of IUFM in English:

nom masculin

  • abbr
    institut universitaire de formation des maîtres
    (university teacher-training faculty)

Cultural Note: IUFM

A teacher-training establishment, introduced in 1990, incorporating the role of the former école normale and providing training for concours for teaching qualifications like the CAPES. Each IUFM is attached to a university.

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