Choosing to live and study in Brest means choosing an easy student life. The city has all the advantages of a human-sized metropolis. Here, proximity to services and facilities is the key word.

It is possible to live in peace, to practice an activity next to the courses, to get cultured, to move around easily, to get some fresh air, here it is possible. Brest is the second university city in Brittany.

It is also one of the TOP 20 student cities in France!

The city has more than 28,000 students, including nearly 3,000 international students. Welcoming them in the best possible conditions is part of Brest’s tradition: numerous events dedicated to students punctuate the university year, not to mention the Brest Life Experience, a unique program in France that allows them to discover the region in an unusual way.

Discover Brest Metropole

Maritime, modern and dynamic… Brest is much more than you think! In perpetual motion, the metropolis exudes an undeniable charm. Authentic and friendly, you will appreciate the simple atmosphere of the place while enjoying the multitude of possible activities! Come and discover this metropolis at the end of the world that is as much about people as it is about the future.

Overflowing with enthusiasm and creativity, Brest metropolis is the perfect combination for a stay in the city and at the sea. Its fertile history, its festive character, its omnipresent nature associated with its urban and maritime heritage ensure a vitality and a unique culture in Brittany. In perpetual movement, in the heart of a rich and diversified nature, Brest has an undeniable charm: discover an original Brittany!

Where to stay?

The Digital School has set up a partnership with Kley residence in order to facilitate your research and your integration in the Brest area.

A student residence adapted and thought for you students!

Discover all the information for your housing search now.

“A campus located in the heart of companies to promote exchanges with professionals

Located in the heart of the business district, halfway between the city center and the airport, La Digital School is easily accessible by car or public transport (tramway stop less than 100m away).

Getting to campus by public transportation:

  • Public transport :

Accessible by tramway line A Stop Eau Blanche, direction Porte de Guipavas

  • By plane (campus 10 minutes from the airport)

How to get to the campus?


Monday - Friday I 8:00 -19:00
Saturday I 10:00-17:00


475 rue Joséphine Pencalet, 29200 BREST
T : 02 98 49 22 99