Université Nice Sophia-Antipolis

Year of foundation: 1965
Approx. number of students: 25,000
Period of study: Early September-Mid January; End January-Mid July
MCI partner since: 2014

The City

Nice is located on the Mediterranean coast. It has roughly 1.1 million inhabitants. The city is a major tourist center and a leading resort on the French Riviera (Côte d'Azur).

The University

At the heart of the Mediterranean Basin, the Université Nice Sophia Antipolis has developed a vivid cosmopolitan spirit. A prestigious training and research institution, a broad range of high-quality teaching programs and a privileged study environment has drawn an ever-growing number of scholars and professionals from around the world to the French Riviera.The university has four main campuses: the Valrose campus (Sciences), the Trotabas campus (Law), the Saint-Jean d'Angély campus (Economics and Management), and the Carlone campus (Letters, Arts and Humanities).

However, the university operates on several secondary locations like Sophia Antipolis or Villefranche-sur-Mer outside Nic