Study in Lyon
Lyon – a great city for study
With its internationally renowned institutions, working closely with top competitive clusters, Lyon is a student city with a lot to offer.
Today, Lyon has 144,500 students at the city’s 4 universities and 54 institutes of higher education. The city thus offers a virtually endless range of higher education opportunities.
Université de Lyon, France’s 2nd-largest scientific hub
The creation of Université de Lyon (a PRES, or Higher Education Research Network) has helped make the city of Lyon France’s 2nd-largest scientific hub. The PRES brings together 12 institutes of higher education that coordinate their training and research resources.
Internationally renowned institutions
Lyon attracts students in all disciplines, thanks to its top-flight schools including :
- INSA de Lyon (engineering school)
- Ecole Centrale (engineering school)
- EM Lyon (management school)
- Ecole Normale Supérieure Lyon (graduate school)
- IAE Lyon (business and administration institute)
Artistic training is also provided at leading institutes such as the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse (National Conservatory of Music and Dance) and the Ecole Nationale des Arts et Techniques du Théâtre (ENSATT – National Theatre Arts School).
Lyon: a city with international appeal
Every year, nearly 15,000 foreign students come study in Lyon. 700 exchange programs have been set up with foreign universities.
This attractiveness contributes to the city’s international renown and helps to build close bonds with foreign students.
Register now to become a member of the future students’ network: International Students.
This network will be entirely devoted to international students: whether you’re an international student in Lyon or a Lyon student abroad!
The network is currently being created. Register now to receive updates and news concerning the launch!