Why Montreal is the Best International City to Study In

August 04, 2015

International Attraction

Back to school is just around the corner – for students of all ages. When it comes to post-secondary studies, the lure of international destinations can play a key role in a student’s choice of school. With numerous options for technical schools, colleges and universities; international cities like Montreal provide a unique setting to pursue higher learning. With many other advantages like public transit, student-centric communities, affordable housing, plus cultural and linguistic diversity; Montreal is a city that serves students well.

Canada’s Hub for Higher Education

Attracting over 25,000 international students every year, Montreal becomes home to a very diverse pool of students. That makes for a very cultural and interesting student body. It also allows for the opportunity to travel, make friends and establish connections that can last a lifetime. Another attractive point about Montreal is the growing technology sector. With more and more technology-based enterprises calling Montreal home, there’s ample opportunity for internships and careers for students of this field.

Affordable Accommodation in Montreal

A real consideration for anyone considering studying is living expenses. While tuition costs may be affordable or within your reach, the living expenses can quickly make studying seem difficult. Here in Montreal living expenses tend to be lower than the Canadian average. There are many great options for student housing here, including extended stay hotels Montreal. Our hotels offer extended stay suites, kitchenettes and affordable, safe housing. With our convenient location, hotel UQAM Montreal makes getting to and from your school a breeze using the Metro.

Affordable Living Expenses

From clothing to food, Montreal has so many affordable options. Many of them are located near to the various Universities and schools to cater to students in particular. As a real foodie city, you’ll be happy to discover the many choices (even on a serious budget) you’ll have for eating. From a quick snack, lunches to a sit down dinner; you can afford to eat in Montreal. Here’s a few quick picks:

  • Restaurant Mavi
  • La Viet Sandwich
  • Super Sandwich
  • Joe’s Panini
  • Montreal Pool Room
  • Boustan

A Great Mix of Fun and Study

Montreal is great at blending fun and the more serious side of study. For students needing focus and buckle-down study sessions, Montreal has many study groups and student groups where you can find like-minded people to work with. On the lighter side of things, there are always many places you can head out to for a little break and cut-loose fun. There are also ample opportunities for sports, healthy eating, exercise, interest groups and academic clubs. If you’re looking for affordable Montreal accommodation, come look at our hotel UQAM Montreal and our extended stay hotels Montreal.

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