Would you like to rent a student flat in Rouen?

medieval house, medieval heritage, half-timbered houses

Are you a student looking for a student accommodation to start your higher education?  Studylease guides you through the city of Rouen and the many advantages it will bring you during your higher education studies. This city of 110,000 inhabitants is a pleasant place to live as a student. Let's go!


The capital of Normandy

Rouen is known to be one of the largest port cities on the Seine. An important city in Roman times or in the Middle Ages, this city holds its unique heritage. Listed as a "City of Art and History", Rouen still dazzles with the many traces of its medieval past, which are not without reminding us of the History of France.

It has Gothic churches, notably Saint-Maclou and Saint-Ouen, but also medieval houses which symbolise the architecture of Rouen, one can only be seduced!


Studying in Rouen

Finding THE ideal student studio in Rouen will no longer be a cumbersome task! You can consult the list of available student accommodation in Rouen according to the location of your course on Studylease.com.

Studying in Rouen means being assured of quality courses and a recognised university curriculum. The University of Rouen-Normandie is one of the largest international universities in France. It includes 6 UFR, 2 IUT, 2 institutes (IAE and IPAG), 1 professorial school (ÉSPÉ) and an engineering school (ESITech).

Good to know: nearly 40,000 students are enrolled in higher education in the Rouen academy.


Transport in Rouen

Rouen is a city served by a public transport network in the conurbation, marketed under the name "Réseau Astuce". It provides you with 2 metro lines, 4 TEOR lines, 5 Fast lines, 29 bus lines and 1 Noctambus night line (accessible from midnight to 4.30 am from Monday to Saturday).

With the "Half-price 365 days" subscription reserved for young people under 26 years of age, you can travel at will throughout the ASTUCE Network for 20.87 € per month or 247.50 € per year.


But which district of Rouen should you choose?

Rouen has many districts, each as pleasant to live in as the next. If you want to be within walking distance of all the shops, the hypercentre is the ideal neighbourhood in which to live in Rouen.

Saint-Sever, located on the left bank of the Seine, is particularly well known for its historic shopping centre. It is also a special business district with a lively shopping area not far from the city centre. It is a perfect area for you, dear students!

The Saint-Clément- Jardin des Plantes district, further away from the city centre, is the perfect area for those who love tranquillity. Indeed, it is a very good choice if you are looking for a place to live in peace and quiet.


Good cultural tips

Rouen uses various means to entertain and accompany students in their projects thanks to the Fab Lab ("Young people make Rouen").  But not only that, the city also organises festive events such as Les Zazimuts, which bring together all the people of Rouen around various activities. You can take part in football tournaments, nights at the museum, discover street-art...

So, convinced? Rouen is waiting for you! Book your accommodation quickly and enjoy yourself in your new flat...