Nancy is known to be one of the top student cities in France with 45 000 students for 100 000 inhabitants.
Nancy is a touristic city, some monuments are recognized as World Heritage by UNESCO.
Moreover, Nancy has an important healthcare cluster: about 9000 people, including 1000 doctors, are working in that structure.
The CHRU has a capacity of more than 1770 beds and you can find a lot of medical departments in that hospital.
In Nancy, we can find several green areas and botanical gardens, which are perfect for walking and practicing sport. And if you want to visit our capital, Paris, you can take the train (high-speed train), it's only one hour and a half !!
Université de Lorraine, Faculté de Médecine de Nancy :
- Two university hospitals:
- CHU Brabois (Tram' stop: "terminus CHU Brabois". Bus served this hospital.)
- Hôpital Central (Bus: Lines 2, 12 (stop: Hôpital Central / Maternité) or : Lines 3, 5, 7, 9 (stop: Place des Vosges))
You will eat your breakfast and your dinner at your lodging place. (with your host or supplied by him)
Don't worry if he is a bad cook, you will lunch at the hospital. To pay your meal, we give you a charged card of the CHU (Centre Hospitalier Universitaire) (in your welcome pack).
Of course, You also will be able to enjoy some french gastronomy!
You are going to stay in the student's flat.
If the flat is too small for 2 persons, the student leaves his flat and so you stay alone.
Or the student has a separate room for you in his flat and you stay with him.
No doubt it will be royal, you will be soooooooooo fine in Nancy!
We give you a card, with which you have free transport in Nancy and its built-up area (tramway and bus). We have a good and efficient public transport system in Nancy.
And the 2 hospitals are easily accessible with public transport.
But you can also enjoy the fresh air, thanks to Vélib ( you borrow a bike, it's free during a half-hour)
*Botanic gardens La Pépinière ; Parc Sainte Marie ; Jardin Botanique du Montet)
*Arc de Triomphe
*La Basilique Saint-Epvre
*La vieille ville
*Musée des Beaux-Arts