Information for foreign students

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The campus of UGA is located at the heart of an exceptional natural site, the junction of three valleys leading respectively to Switzerland, Italy and the Mediterrannea. It is surrounded by three mountain ranges and host several wilderness conservation areas. This unique surroundings make the Grenoble region a playground for all kinds of sports.

With 1 habitant out of 5 being a student, Grenoble is ranked the 1st city in France by Le Journal de  l'Etudiant for the quality of student life.

The Université Grenoble Alpes is attractive for international students, and more than 45% of its 3,700 PhD students come from abroad. To help international students to prepare their stay in Grenoble, Université Grenoble Alpes has created a website enterely dedicated to international students, containing informations on procedures, registration, accomodation, visa... as well as on everyday life: public health care system, transportations, student associations, sports and activities, cultural agenda...

If you have questions regarding the preparation of your arrival at Grenoble,  feel free to contact the ISSO team,  they will be glad to help you!

Published on  April 6, 2019
Updated on May 30, 2023