Welcome to Université Côte d'Azur

The Welcome Center is a true point of entry for international researchers, doctoral students, research and teaching guests at Université Côte d'Azur and its partners.This service welcomes and accompanies researchers, doctoral students and teachers during their installation in France and aims to facilitate administrative procedures.

The Welcome Center informes, assists and offers personalized help to researchers, doctoral students and teachers at Université Côte d'Azur before and during their stay at the Côte d’Azur.


Contact us

by email to

or give us a call at
+33 (0)4 89 15 12 27
to make an appointment with the Welcome Center team.

The Welcome Center is a member of the EURAXESS France network. The Welcome Center is one of the 43 EURAXESS service centers in France. For personalized assistance with administrative procedures please

Register with the Welcome Center

Welcome Center
Maison de l'Etudiant
5 ave François Mitterrand
06300 NICE

+ 480 international researchers welcomed

+ 6 500 personalized services rendered

+ 1 600 stays registered at the Faculty Club



Being welcomed by you, made things a lot easier. Thanks for all your support.


Le Welcome Center nous a aidé à régler tous nos problèmes avec la préfecture, et nous a apporté une aide pratique et un soutien moral sans lesquels nous n'aurions pas pu avancer dans ce qui importe vraiment: nos travaux de thèse ! Merci !


Welcome Center has helped me a lot with housing and administrative procedures.

Useful links

General information - Welcome Guides

Welcome Guide Côte d'Azur

Welcome Guide Côte d’Azur is a joint initiative of the economic promotion agency Team Côte d'Azur and University Côte d'Azur

Welcome Guide Côte d’Azur assists you in your installation project. It provides updated administrative, economic, tourist, cultural and regional information. Welcome Guide Côte d’Azur provides you with all the official information you need to make your stay or installation a success.

The following links provide more useful information to prepare your stay in France and help you settle in:

Additional useful links
Some additional links to find information and connect with your fellow researchers at Université Côte d'Azur:

COVID-19 : International travel to France

The COVD-19 pandemic health crisis is evolving and the rules in place might change regularly. Please check before your departure for France, if you have taken the necessary precautions and that you have all the required documents for your trip to France.

Please carefully read the information provided to travelers arriving in France provided by the French ministry of the interior, Campus France, the French government and the French Ministry for European and Foreign Affairs.

Depending on the country you are travelling from, you might need to observe an isolation period at your arrival in France, provide a negative PCR test and a vaccination certificate at your arrival in France.