Rangueil : a centre of scientific excellence
INSA is situated south of Toulouse in Rangueil, in the Complexe Scientifique together with many other top level scientific institutions, including SUPAERO, ENAC, INP, University of Paul Sabatier, the CNES. This large campus is situated 5 km from the Place du Capitole, the centre of the city of Toulouse.
Toulouse is the fourth largest town in France, with more than 700 000 inhabitants including 120 000 students, making it the second largest university centre in France. This university environment favours the development of high-tech industries in the Midi-Pyrenees region and Toulouse is among the leaders in the fields of electronics and computing and the European capital of aeronautics and space industries.
With its geographical situation, close to the sea and the Pyrenees, its climate, its gastronomy, its cultural environment and tradition in sports, Toulouse offers its inhabitants an exceptional quality of life.