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Welcome to Montpellier



10 kilometers from the coast of the Mediterranean sea, the beautiful city of Montpellier, is a perfect display of gothic architecture. It is the 2nd largest city of the Occitanie region. Being the commercial and administrative center of the region, it offers great opportunities for students and people looking for jobs. Montpellier is one of the oldest University cities with elegant outskirts and incredible architecture. 


After King Louis XIV entered the city, it attracted people who built impressive buildings, mansions, and old quarters. It made the city a perfect option for being the regional capital. It is the city of style, fashion, and panache. There are numerous cultural sites like the Fabre museum, L’ Écusson (Old Montpellier), Place de la Comédie, and other neoclassical buildings that are the core representation of the city. 

“The balance that reigns in Nice is sought after, worked on. It really and profoundly corresponds to the qualities and aspirations of those who have chosen to come here, or to stay there.”


Montpellier supports an active and healthy lifestyle. There are different types of sports clubs like MHB, MHR, and MHSC where you can enjoy sports like football, badminton, martial arts, and combat sports. There are more than 40 sports clubs and associations in the city so you will always have an option no matter where you live.

Entertainment and Leisure

There is no better city when it comes to parks and gardens. These parks are a perfect option for spending some quality time with your family in a healthy environment. There is always something going on in the gardens around the small ponds, fountains, and tree-lined walkways. Some popular parks are La Promenade Royale du Peyro, Jardins de l’Esplanade, Domaine de Méric and Rives du Lez. 

Montepellier is no short of festivals. There is always something going on in the city like comedy theatre, live architecture festival, radio France music festival, and Mediterranean film festival. 

The Best of Montpellier

The public transport system of Montpellier is very well developed and managed by TAM. There are 4 tramway lines that connect the whole city from end to end. 30 bus lines also run across the city, which can be availed at any time of the day. You can also go for rental cars; even though they are a bit expensive but always an option. People above the age of 26 can go for a monthly subscription for 52.50€.

Wrap Up

Montpellier is a dynamic and progressive city that offers great opportunities for students. With all its indispensable conveniences, the city is no less than any fast-paced metropolitan hub. Plan your visit now to know more about Montpellier.

What you must remember

Nice is synonymous with better living and real comfort combined with constant dynamism.

  • A rich historical heritage

  • A wide range of activities and leisure for young and old

  • A real quality of daily life

  • Good accessibility

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