EFIB is a private institution under the Indian governing laws. The school is overseen by the Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE), a part of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The material taught at the school abide to the official programs of the French national education,recognized by the AEFE network of schools (more than 400 institutions in over 125 countries) and all French schools in France.
EFIB welcomes students and teachers of different nationalities. The School stresses the importance of learning of the English language from Pre-Primary school. Support classes are offered for both French students with little English knowledge and non French students with little French background.