We know moving to a new city or country can be daunting - we are here to help you! 

We have collected some essential information to guide you through your journey as a student at Université Côte d'Azur. You'll find answers to most of your questions here, but if you need any more information, you can always contact us.


Welcome Guide

The MSc International Office (MIO) has prepared an excellent Welcome Guide with everything you need to know about coming to live in France. It has a wealth of information on travel, accommodation, health insurance, administrative procedures and much more.

You can find the Welcome Guide as well as other useful information on the MIO website.

Tram in Nice
Tram in Nice


Getting Around

There are many ways to get around Nice including buses, trams and bicycle rentals. You can find information on all available modes of travel on the Nice Tourisme website

Nice has good train links to surrounding towns like Antibes and Cannes and you can easily travel as far as Monaco and Italy too (don't forget to take your passport!). Train travel information can be found on the SNCF website


Learn French!

Since you are in France, why not learn French!

The university offers free French classes to MSc students, a great opportunity to learn a new language and make new friends!

If you are interested, contact us for more details.

Parlez-vous francais?
Parlez-vous francais?