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Live at the MEC

The MEC welcomes you, and offers the environment you need to both study, and to experience unforgettable moments.

Living in the Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris

The Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris hosts more than 12,000 students and researchers from 140 different countries. Get ready for an exciting and enriching cultural and social life!


Social life

At the MEC, friendliness and a warm atmosphere are two of our main strengths. All year long there are events and activities so you can enjoy great experiences with exceptional people.


Cultural life

Concerts, plays, conferences, film screenings, exhibitions and more! Cultural life at the MEC is as interesting and diverse as the students who live there.

I arrived at the MEC in September 2020, as a transfer (brassage) from the Heinrich Heine house. Before coming to Paris, I spent a fantastic year studying in Canada, which made me appreciate the country, its culture, its diversity, and its friendly people. It’s exactly this sense of community, support, joy and friendship that I experienced at the MEC – during film nights, concerts, meals together, or just passing in the hallways. Even though when you’re in a big city you can feel lonely, especially in these difficult times, you’ll feel like you belong in the big family of the MEC.

Natalie Schwabl
26/05/2021

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Prenons le thé et jasons

PRÉNONS LE THÉ ET JASONS: A VIDEO SERIES CREATED BY THE MEC

The House of Canadian Students is proud of its many residents with their admirable and sometimes even extraordinary backgrounds. In order to put these great talents and amazing stories in the spotlight, we created in March 2021 a series of videos for our social media called “Prenons le thé et jasons” (let’s have a cup […]

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AN UNFORGETTABLE YEAR

The last academic year was very special. Dealing with a pandemic far from our respective countries was not easy. The MEC and its residents went through this period in a spirit of mutual aid and union, and we celebrated with joy the end of a year unlike any other! Our celebration gala took place on […]


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