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During your stay


During your stay in Rennes, the CMI is still here for you. They continue to help you with a lot of procedures like public transport subscription, health care and taxes.

The CMI, in partnership with the CIREFE, is also here to help you improve your French. French as a foreign language classes are provided researchers, their spouse and PhD students and part of the costs could be covered by the CMI.

On the CMI's website or in the guide, you will find information on what to do during your stay :
- Eating, transport
- Health care
- Communications
- Perfecting your French
- Finding a student job
- Having fun, sport, discovering Brittany, France, Europe

Cultural integration

The CMI also organise events to discover Rennes, Brittany and meet other people. On the agenda, you can find concerts, excursions or speed meeting. For PhD students and resaerchers, afterworks are proposed to meet and asked questions to professionals who are here to talk about their experience and their career. The CMI advises some ideas to go out in Rennes. They work with the associtation ESN (Erasmus Student Network) which is one of the main Rennes associations for the integration of international students in the youngest town in Brittany.
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Date of update January 12, 2024