Life in Rennes

Rennes is a dynamic city that is popular with students.

A long-time contender in the top rankings, Rennes has taken first place in a new 2020 ranking (Thotis) that compares 57 student cities. The capital of Brittany also tops the list of best cities to study in France.

In its 2020/2021 student city ranking, L’Étudiant magazine ranks the city of Rennes in 3rd place of the 44 French cities assessed (L’Etudiant). Rennes is rated 10/10 for its attractiveness, atmosphere and quality of life. It also tops the 2020 Parisien ranking for quality of life and is named Number one in the 2020 Arthur Loyd Barometer for its attractiveness!