Life in Grenoble




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Grenoble is a dynamic and modern city with a total population of around 530,000 inhabitants. It boasts several universities and numerous professional schools of prestige, with an overall student population of 60,000.  The City boasts extensive and ever expanding research facilities, a vibrant lead in the European semiconductor, IT, high-tech and nanotech industries as well as a diverse and active expatriate community.



Grenoble is surrounded by stunning alpine countryside with easy access to downhill, cross country and mountaineer skiing, rock climbing, hiking, mountain biking, paragliding and much more. Grenoble is not far from Italy, Switzerland, and the Mediterranean coast and provides an ideal base for exploring Europe.





A list of resources in the Grenoble area for expatriates

(alphabetical order)*

*Non of the businesses, public services, groups or associations listed have paid to be listed here. The American School of Grenoble is not responsible for any of the content on these other sites.