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Rouen and its surroundings

Key figures of the employment area


800.000 inhabitants

300.000 jobs

60.000 institutions

44.000 students

5 strong reasons to relocate here!


Solid industrial ecosystem

Jewels in the national and international industry’s crown; industrial activities evolving towards the future. More


Unique strategic location

1 hour from Paris La Défense and Lyon; at the heart of the Seine area; near the North European capitals. More


Innovative and creative economy

Numerous clusters, competitive hubs, business accelerators and incubators; an important start-up network supported by the different sectors More


Pool of custom-made skills and expertise

11 higher education establishments, 1 university (with 6 faculties), 4.000 researchers training your future associates! An increasingly younger population than the French national average More


Lifestyle made in Normandy

A territory of human size proportions which benefits from a unique cultural, historical and natural heritage. More