The three graces
Location South of France
Inhabitants approx 278,000
Sister city of Heidelberg  since 1961
Special Feature There is a “Heidelberg House” in Montpellier (since 1966) and a “Montpellier House” in Heidelberg (since 1986)
University Three universities with 60,000 students and six “Grandes Ecoles”
Worthy of mention Since 1960 the population has doubled. It is the fastest growing city of France
First year of participation in the ISH 1999



Béatrice Colombier
Bureau des Relations Internationales
14 rue descente en Barrat
34000 Montpellier
Telefon +33 (0) 467 34 87 72