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The 10 best reasons why you should come and study in Paris

Paris... The prettiest and most romantic...

You need more facts in order to convince you to come study in the French capital ? Here are the ten best reasons why you should study in Paris. 

- Les 10 bonnes raisons pour étudier à Paris !

1. Become a member of the most renown and recognized schools in the world

The city of Paris is known for having the highest ranked institutions on an educational level. Wether you will be studying business, engineering, or in the famous "grandes écoles", Paris offers the possibility to obtain an exceptional higher education. 

2. There will be something for everyone !

Paris is not the city of fashion, cuisine and many else for nothing. The city is full of professional opportunities, wether medical, graphics, fashion design and more. Indeed, The most famous, known and respected figures such as the leading scientists, writers, artists, were all one day found... in Paris. 

3. An international city

With a population of more than 2 million people in 2014, Paris finds itself with the title of one the most dynamic cities, and becomes the first "student city". More than 10% of the population being foreigners, people coming from anywhere in the world to Paris will be able to not only meet French people but many other different nationalities and therefore cultures.

4. Quality of work

the French Higher education is qualified as one of the best in the whole world. As a matter of fact, three Parisian Schools and Universities find themselves ranked in the Quacquarelli Symonds World University Ranking, one of the most trusted and read ranking. 

5. The field experience

Paris is home to a high concentration of head offices, counting 11.7% of the French ones based in Paris. The possibility of internships and work experience is consequently more advantageous and diverse. The experience will enable you to have that little extra others do not have! 

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6. Paris, home of the food, and gastronomy 

Oh yes, we had to mention it. Paris is known for many things, but its cuisine is what we remember the most. You will find anything you like, from small cafés, wine bars or starred Michelin restaurants... A small advice for your taste buds: nothing better than getting lost in the city of lights and discovering all of the many flavors as bistros and others can offer.

7. Paris' history

To live in Paris is synonym of living in the culturally richest city. To mention a few: its culture, museums, architecture, parcs... Discover the most beautiful city on the world over and over again. You will always be surprised. 

8. Paris, center of the world

How about a break ? Even for a week-end, there are many opportunities. Paris is one of Europe's most centered cities and therefore allows you to travel and discover many other destinations, at will and affordable prices. 

9. Great job opportunities 

France being one of the largest Global economies and Paris its capital, you will find many opportunities, in many areas. 

10. Home away from home

There are many advantages to Paris, but the one we prefer is that you will always feel at home. Yu get used very quickly to the dynamism of the city, and because there are many hidden and peaceful places to discover. It is called the town of a hundred villages because each finds its own benchmarks: local markets, coffee and croissants in the morning... Your little "home away from home". 

You want to buy an apartment or a house, or sell your property in Paris ? We are at you disposal to meet your needs such as those of our most demanding customers.

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