Discover Nancy

Nancy is located in North-East of France, in the heart of Europe, not far from Luxembourg, Germany and Belgium. Nancy is a city of Art and Science. With its 18th century UNESCO World Heritage Sites, its rich “Art Nouveau” heritage, outdoor terraces and relaxed way of life, you are guaranteed to fall in love with our city.

The “Place Stanislas” is on the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1983 and is one of the most beautiful squares of the world. Famous Place Stanislas will never fail to impress you. Its striking beauty and lively ambiance gives an Italian air to the city, year round. The Place d’Alliance, which resembles a mini Place des Vosges in Paris and The Place de la Carrière also received the honour.

The artistic mouvement “Art Nouveau” was created in Nancy, this style celebrated the beauty of Nature in a novel decorative art. Manufactures of luxury decorative arts such as Daum or Baccarat are still present around Nancy.

Nancy from the sky: watch the video

Summer School Venue

The Summer School will take place in Nancy, from July 9 to 12, 2018, on two different university sites:

ENSIC campus

Day 1, 2 and 4: Monday 9, Tuesday 10 and Thursday 12 July

1 Rue Grandville,
54000 Nancy

Access by walking or by tram from the city center
Both campuses can be connected by tram in 20 minutes.
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You can access the ENSIC by the street Grandville directly (thank you to present to the reception and then follow the signs left at your disposal), or by the door of the Craffe – street of the Citadel.

The summer school will take place in building A, the Amphi A sessions on the 1st floor, the breaks, the posters in room A1 on the first floor as well, and the lunch in hall Haller building E.

The reception will be in the entrance hall of Building A, from 8:00 on Monday (8:30 on Tuesday and Thursday) for a start of sessions at 9:00.

The wifi will be accessible all day, a login and password will be given to the reception on request only.

ENSEM campus

Day 3: Wednesday 11th of July

2 Avenue de la Forêt de Haye,
54500 Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy

Tram access from the city center
Both campuses can be connected by tram in 20 minutes.
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IN TRAMWAY FROM THE STATION: Take tram 1 towards ” Vandoeuvre CHU ” Get off at the ” Haye Forest ” Stop. Continue walking in the direction of tram traffic until you reach the entrance of the “Fôret de Haye”, and will cross the parkink. ENSEM will be further to your right, indicated by easily identifiable signs.

BY CAR : A33 – Exit 2B: “Nancy – Brabois / Vandoeuvre” – Direction “Technopole of Nancy-Brabois – INPL”