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Provence, the place to be!

Are you going to be working in Marseille, in the Euroméditerranée district?

A business district offering an extensive array of high-quality services and amenities, Euroméditerranée is also a place to live and enjoy life, which has reinvented the idea of «community living».

Going to work

A pleasant place to live, the Euroméditerranée district is also very easy to get to: it can be accessed directly by motorway and there are direct metro, tram, local bus and regional TER train services.

Rental rates

Location1 bedroom apt.2 bedroom apt.House
City centre (close to Old Port)€420-450 incl. fees€650-850 incl. feesUnavailable
L’Estaque€500-650 incl. fees€850-990 incl. fees€900-1,200 incl. fees
Simiane-Collongue€650-750 incl. fees€750-850 incl. fees€1,200-1,400 incl. fees

Rental rates and prices are not contractual and are provided as a guide only.

A few purchase prices

Two-bed apartment in La Joliette area in a new-build complex: From €177,500

Two-bed apartment in L’Estaque area in a new-build complex: From €182,000

Three-bedroom, detached house with a small garden in Simiane-Collongue: From €300,000

Medical services

Marseille has some of the best health services in France.

In the Euroméditerranée district, the European Hospital provides a range of modern and versatile healthcare services, with 618 in-patient beds.

Nursery to high school

  • 16 daycare centers
  • 40 preschools and elementary schools
  • 7 middle schools
  • 4 high schools

In the cities of Marseille (Euroméditerranée and L’Estaque districts) and Simiane-Collongue.

International sections, in which some classes are taught in a foreign language, have opened in several middle and high schools in Aix-en-Provence (German and English), in Marseille (German, English, Arabic, Spanish and Italian) and in Les Pennes Mirabeau (English).

Higher education

  • AMU (Aix-Marseille University): the largest university in the French-speaking world.
  • Wide-ranging and multidisciplinary education options that encompass all disciplines: The arts, humanities, and social sciences, Economics and management, Health care, Science and technology, Law.
  • A university with a global outlook: 45 degrees through international partnership arrangements and 10 Erasmus Mundus programs.
  • IAE Aix (Aix Marseille Graduate School of Management): ranked among the 30 best schools of management in the world.

  • Elite higher education institutions (Grandes écoles): Arts & Métiers ParisTech (Aix-en-Provence), Centrale (Marseille), Ecole Nationale d’Architecture (National School of Architecture, Marseille), Kedge Business School, Polytech (Marseille), Sciences Po (Aix-en-Provence…).
  • 90,000 students (Académie Aix Marseille)
  • 5 large campuses
  • 12 doctorals schools

Euroméditerranée : EMD, ESPI, AXE SUD, EPITECH, KEDGE Business School

2013 Shanghai Ranking: AMU among the 150 best universities in the world (out of 500) and within the 4-6 range for French universities.

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