Université de Lyon

Université de Lyon

Université de Lyon is the most important French University site outside the Paris region.

Université de Lyon brings together in a unifying structure 11 higher education institutions and offers partnership to 24 additional higher education organisations in the Lyon area and in the neighbouring city of St-Etienne.

With its 220 public and private laboratories, Lyon is a key innovation and research area in France and in Europe.

Key values :

  •  Students : 156 000
  •  PhD students : 5 000
  •  Master degree students : 73 000
  •  Foreign students : 20 000
  •  Teachers / Researchers : 6 800
  •  Permanent employees : 6 000
  •  Public Research laboratories : 181
  •  PhD delivered each year : ~1 000

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Université de Lyon is a member of World Wide Web Consortium.