Facebook | Twitter | Contact Us

Living in Mauritius

Main Language: English, French, Creole, Hindi

Religion: You are free to practice your faith without any restriction or discrimination.

Climate: Mauritius has a tropical climate with the temperature varying from 15o C to 35o C.

Time: GMT + 4

Money: The currency used in Mauritius is the Mauritian Rupee (MUR). Well known currencies such as US dollars, Euro and Great Britain Pound in cash or travellers cheques can be exchanged within the island. Major credit cards such as Diners Club, Visa and MasterCard are widely accepted. There are ATM facilities can be widely found.

Transport: Mauritius has an extensive and a comparably reliable and safe public transport system. Bus transport is subsidised for international students.

Health Services: High standard health care services are provided in public hospitals and health centres across the island at low cost. Alternatively there are also many private clinics of international quality.

Communications: Communication facilities such as telephone, fax, Internet, telegram, mobile phones and post are widely available throughout Mauritius. Public telephone booths can be found easily and phone cards come in handy and can be purchased easily. Roaming contracts also exist with operators of various countries. Internet facilities are available. Postal services are efficient. International channels are available on TV and newspapers are published in French, English and Chinese.

Leisures: Mauritius offers endless leisure opportunities and activities through out the year. Kindly click here for more information.

CCEM Visa PartTime FAQ Bank