For any inquiry or guidance, please contact the Welcome Desk team by email.

The University of Montpellier was awarded the French quality label “Bienvenue en France“. It recognizes the UM expertise in welcoming international students.

Welcome to Montpellier
How can I come to France?
Study in France
What is the Bienvenue en France label?
Information COVID 19

The Welcome Desk UM remotely guides and helps the international students in order to facilitate their integration within the University of Montpellier. For any inquiry or guidance, please contact the Welcome Desk team by email.

Do you have any questions regarding accommodation, health, scholarship and administrative formalities?
For more information regarding your arrival at the University of Montpellier, please consult our Guide de l’Étudiant


The Online Welcome Desk tells you all about the digital management at the UM:

  • Environnement Numérique de Travail (ENT) (digital work environment)
    Beforehand, do not forget to confirm your digital passport in order to get access to your digital work environment.
  • Moodle: academic timetable, courses, exams’ registration forms, etc.
  • Academic e-mail address:

Health centers of the UM: free medical care for every student

Find out more about sport and cultural activities offered at the UM such as:


International students can apply for their visa online through France-Visas website.
Watch this video tutorial to be guided in your process.

Contribution Vie Étudiante et de Campus
mandatory process to enrol in higher education

  • Everything you need to know about the Assurance Maladie
  • How does the Assurance Maladie (health insurance) work in france?