France, Chambéry – Jeannine Maghoo – 2008-2009

The Town Chambery is small, quaint, and quite safe. Most supermarkets, restaurants and bars were all within 10-15 minutes walking distance from where I was living (ARPEJ). I preferred this smaller town, as you are more likely to bump into other ERASMUS and friends from University in the street, or in the supermarket. Also, as […]

France, Chambéry – James Craigen – 2008-2009

Economics w/ European Study Chambéry – Université de Savoie I have just returned from my fantastic year abroad studying in Chambéry, it has been one of the best years of my life and I wish I could go back and re-live the whole experience again. I don’t think that I’ll ever forget the memories that […]

France, Chambéry – Ed Argyle – 2007-2008

Choosing courses is one of the most disorientating things about the ERASMUS year at Chambery. We’re so used to things being plain easy, and things just happening. The best advice I can give you is forget all that and don’t worry when things don’t seem to be working!! Sounds crazy I know. I’ll do what […]

France, Chambéry – Harry Evans – 2007-2008

Located at the base of the Alps, Chambery is a gateway to a wealth of alpine activities. The university is quite small but very friendly and welcoming to foreign students. I spent the entire year there and would recommend it to anyone, even if you can’t ski! Getting There By Air Lyon airport is a […]

France, Chambéry – Miranda Mitchell – 2006-2007

I have written this report hoping to give you a good insight in to my fantastic year abroad and at the same time being incredibly jealous that you are about to embark on what I have just left behind!! I hope it helps. Dreaded Documents The French obsession for paperwork – it’s actually not that […]

France, Chambéry – Oliver Pereira – 2005-2006

Université de Savoie, Chambéry Université de Savoie is a medium sized university situated in Savoie and Haute Savoie in the Rhône Alpes region. There are roughly 12 000 students spread out over 3 campuses- Annecy (Haute Savoie), Bourget du Lac (aka Technolac) and Chambéry (aka Jacob- Bellecombette Skiing / Snowboarding In my highly biased view […]