ANNECY, THE VENICE OF THE ALPS
Annecy is the capital of the dynamic French department of Haute-Savoie. A breeding ground for more than 13,000 companies of all sizes, the city is experiencing solid and sustained growth. Situated within the greater Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region and at the crossroads of Switzerland and Italy, Annecy is the only medium-sized city to rank among the top 10 most attractive cities in France for executives in 2020, according to the Cadremploi website. A lively and inviting area, the Annecy lake is a major tourist and winter sports destination. If you're looking for an attractive, dynamic, must-see city, you've found it!
STUDYING IN ANNECY
Annecy, the Venice of the Alps, between lake and mountains, was voted the best place to live in France in 2020 (by the Villes et villages où il fait bon vivre ranking)!
Boasting a student population of over 7,500, this city is ideal for those in search of wide open spaces, sports, or a breath of fresh air. Here you will find a unique choice of activities, and enjoy regular mountain outings, with the closest resorts just 40 minutes from the center. In Annecy you also have international experiences at your fingertips, thanks to its proximity to the Swiss and Italian borders.