Bienvenue aux étudiants·e·s 2024

Bienvenue aux étudiants·e·s 2024

Grenoble Alpes welcomes nearly 65,000 students of more than 180 different nationalities each year. The Grenoble area is regularly at the first places as a city “where it is good to study”.

At the crossroads of the mountain ranges, Grenoble offers an exceptional living environment, lively neighborhoods, a world-class innovation ecosystem, as well as a multitude of activities to discover. In 2022, the city wasthe "European Green Capital". This title rewards conurbations that demonstrate strong commitments in terms of social and environmental transitions. So many reasons for you to discover all the riches of the territory.

Grenoble Alpes Métropole welcomes its new students by offering them free tickets and the opportunity to enjoy and shoe unusual experiences of the territory.

 « Bienvenue aux étudiant·e·s Grenoble Alpes » means the possibility of attending:

  • Sporting and cultural events
  • Guided tours
  • To discover the mountain
  • To participate in leisure activities
  • Exclusive visits to facilities linked to transitions and leading companies in the region.

Register as soon as possible as places are limited. Simply complete the online form and attach your school certificate. You will receive confirmation of your participation within 10 days.

Launch of the 2024 offer : events, activities, visits...

Good deals all year round

Welcome to Grenoble Alpes students, with special offers throughout the academic year. The first session runs from January 29, 2024. 

Limited number of tickets

Company visits

European Synchroton Radiation Facility

Pierre Jayet

Testimonies of two thousand years of history to the present day. With the visit of the historic center of Grenoble you will you discover an unsuspected cultural and historical weailth : fountains, alleys, ancient courtyards historical figures... An essential visit to discover Grenoble in a different way.

  • Wednesday, february 14, 2024 from 1:45pm to 4pm - Presqu'île scientifique Grenoble



ST Microelectroniques site Grenoble

STMicroelectronics is one of the world's leading semiconductor companies. ST supplies innovative semiconductors to customers in all electronics application sectors. With 45 years' experience in product development and the mastery of complex application systems, Grenoble is an R&D-oriented site. ST Grenoble's activities are focused on products, systems and solutions for applications in smart mobility, power and energy, as well as the Internet of Things and 5G.

  • Thursday, february 22, 2024 from 2pm to 3:30pm at the presqu'île scientifique


Mountain leisure - snow activities

Nordic skiing - snowshoeing

In the Chartreuse Natural Park, the Domaine de Chamechaude is the place to be for all-season outdoor activities, in the heart of exceptional, easily accessible natural surroundings. The Chamechaude Nordic ski area in the Chartreuse region offers a wide range of trails for all levels in an authentic natural setting of forests, mountain pastures, viewpoints and villages.

  • February March 2024


Just 20 minutes from Grenoble and accessible by bus!

« Welcome to Students Grenoble Alpes » offers you access to the Chamechaude ski area (Nordic ski pass) as well as the loan of cross-country skiing and snowshoeing equipment.


Accompanied by a mountain specialist, you'll enjoy a half-day hike along the trails of the Col de Porte, descending on inflatable sledges. A fun outing guaranteed.

  •  Saturday, February 10, 2024 from 1 to 4 p.m.


Cultural events

Holocène Festival

Holocène Festival is the benchmark festival for urban music artists. It's the first urban festival of the year where international and national urban music headliners rub shoulders with emerging artists.

Program :

  • March 8 and 9, 2024 at ALPEXPO

Registration on friday

Registration on saturday



The following students can benefit of the offer :

  • 1st year students registered in a higher education sector in the Grenoble Metropolis upon presentation of the school certificate for the 2023/2024 academic year.
  • New incoming students in international mobility from UGA, GEM, ESAD establishments, on presentation of the school certificate for the 2023/2024 academic year.


Registrations are open from September 25, 2023 for the first session Second session: from January 15 to 29, 2024


Registrations are open from September 25 to October 6, 2023 for the first session Second session: from January 15 to 29, 2024

Limited places

A student can benefit from two tickets per match/show provided. In that case, he must prove that his guest is a new student.
The number of tickets per event is limited, a student can only benefit from two offers maximum per session, except to visits to equipment and companies.

Share your Experience

  • By sharing your experience via social networks using #GrenobleAlpes
  • By participating in the media capsules of “Bienvenue aux Etudiant·e·s Grenoble Alpes”
  • By becoming a pioneer Grenoble Alpes


How to register?

  1. Register for the event of your choice via the link provided for each event
  2. Fill in the form with the required documents (student cards are not accepted)
  3. Your request is checked and processed
  4. You receive a confirmation e-mail (10 days)
  5. Enjoy and share your experience!
  6. Please note: you must wait for confirmation and the final ticket. Weezevent registration is not a ticket.

Practical info


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