Can I work in France once the university year has ended?
Yes, students who have obtained a master’s degree (or higher) may be able to receive a 6-month residence authorization, non-renewable, which allows them to work, under certain conditions, in France
Can I work while studying in France?
Yes, students can work a maximum of 20 hours per week (964 hours per year) while studying in France. Foreign nationals holding a temporary student residence card are allowed to engage in paid employment in France, without having to apply for a work permit. Since June 1, 2009, the same rule applies to students holding a student long-stay visa, the equivalent of the residence permit, during the validity period of the visa, which is at least one year.