Accessible and cheap or selective and elitist? The student experience in France

In this episode of French Connections, Genie Godula and Florence Villeminot graduate up to higher education and explore the academic experience à la française. What's it like to be a student in France and how much does it cost? How competent are French universities? What's the deal with the elite "grandes écoles"? And why is the state officer training college the "school of power"?