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Study in Baton Rouge

All the information you need about studying in Baton Rouge as an international student.

Why study in Baton Rouge?

Baton Rouge is the capital city of the US state of Louisiana, and is well known for its French heritage, delicious cuisine and views of the Mississippi. The city is home to several higher education institutions including Louisiana State University, which is the largest in the state. Baton Rouge’s diverse student population can enjoy the city’s many festivals, numerous sporting events and huge range of restaurants and bars.

Meaning ‘Red Stick’ in French, Baton Rouge has a long history of more than 300 years. It has many historical and cultural attractions, and you can sample a range of influences including Cajun and Creole. The city is just an hour and a half away from the exciting city of New Orleans, famous as the home of Mardi Gras, and for its vibrant music scene and nightlife.

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