The local area

The French Riviera is a great place to study! There are many activities on offer for all different tastes and we are sure you will enjoy your time here. Nice’s unique location places both the Mediterranean coast and the snowy Alps at your doorstep. There are also many rivers and hiking trails nearby for nature lovers. 

The old city of Nice holds many hidden historical gems and the Colline du Château offers a remarkable view of the Baie des Anges, the old town and the Nice port. Italy and Monaco are only a stone's throw away and regular transport links are easily accessible.

Image of the Baie des Anges
Image of the Baie des Anges

Image of the Promenade des Anglais in Nice
Image of the Promenade des Anglais in Nice



 

Culture and Nightlife

The city of Nice offers many cultural attraction and events, including museums, theatres, cinemas, festivals and of course - the famous Nice Carnival!

Nice has a vibrant nightlife with many pubs, bars and restaurants to choose from, and the Promenade des Anglais is a lovely location for an evening stroll.
 


University Life

The University offers a variety of social, cultural and sports activities both on and off campus. The UCArts website proposes many cultural events and workshops you can take part in. With so much on offer there is something for everyone!

If you are passionate about sports you can find many facilities and activities on offer at UCA Sport. You can choose from indoor, outdoor or water sports and you could also join a sports team if you like!

There are also many student associations and clubs you could join - click here for more details.

Dancing, guitar player, tennis, student group
Dancing, guitar player, tennis, student group