Halls of Residence

The halls of residence "Max Schmitt" accommodate 72% of first year engineering students

Located on campus, 500m away from the university restaurant and 15 min by tram from the city centre, the halls of residence feature individual, double and triple appartments.

Max Schmitt Residence on campus

French and international students joining the first year of the Engineering Programme, who have accepted their place, are automatically offered a place in the halls. 

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Residence (accueil)


  • Car and bike parking, storage area for windsurfing equipment
  • Internet access, laundry, TV room
  • Each kitchen is equipped with a fridge, 2 hotplates, sink, storage space
  • Each room is equipped with cupboards, individual hot water, bed, desk, bathroom facilities.

CROUS University residences

Each year Centrale Nantes benefits from a cooperation agreement with "CROUS" (French national organization) to book accommodation in university residences near the campus.

Thanks to this agreement, the Centrale Nantes international team can propose international students accommodation in four CROUS residences which offer independent rooms from 9m2 to 20m2. Depending on the residence, there can be shared or independent toilets, bathrooms and kitchens. The monthly cost is different depending on the comfort you choose.

  • Résidence Saumonières
  • Résidence Alice Milliat
  • Cité Bourgeonnière
  • Cité Fresche Blanc
More details and pictures on the CROUS website.

Booking priority is given to non European new incoming students.

Contact the international team for more information.

Published on May 6, 2013 Updated on April 10, 2017