Caen, a Student city where it is good to live

Just a Bachelor? Continue your education in a city where it is good to study! The university city of Caen

Making the decision to leave home to study is not often easy. Many students ask questions of the city that will welcome them, if the school is reliable, if the environment is conducive to fun and following their hobbies and favorite activities. In short, all issues that may arise and rightly so. Welcoming nearly 24,000 students each year, the student city of Caen will offer you everything you need for a fulfilling life in parallel with your studies.

Caen, a city of students and culture

With its 2 contemporary music venues, its 2 Arthouse and experimental cinemas, its theatres, its regular annual events and its two music festivals, the student city of Caen offers a rich and varied experience. For those interested, here are the addresses:

  • contemporary music venuess: Big Band Café, The Cargö
  • Arthouse and Experimental Cinema: Café des Images, Lux
  • Music festivals: Le Beauregard, Le Nördik Impakt

A pleasant urban environment and recognized as such!

Ranked in 5th place for French student cities for 2014-2015, the city of Caen is known for the quality of its air, its sunshine, stunning beaches and especially its V'EOL cycle hire (known as Velib in Paris). Its kilometers of bicycle paths make it well regarded especially among students who particularly appreciate this mode of transport.

Combine the useful and the pleasant with some outtings

Want to go for a walk round the harbour? You will find all ambiance, the restaurants and bars you want. Young people particularly enjoy this space to dance and celebrate with friends.
Near the Campus, No1, la rue de Géôle welcomes you in a more relaxed atmosphere attractive for young students. The reason is simple, the prices of bars and restaurants are perfectly adapted to their budget.
Finally, rue Ecuyère and rue Arcisse de Caumont. They count among the most popular streets for student festivities. New students are can find the bar atmosphere of their choice. So it is the university town of Caen is ranked 5th in the rankings of places in which to live.