Lyon, France
23 - 27 April 2018

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 12 higher education institutions and offers partnership to 19 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 : 130 000
  • PhD students : 5 400
  • Master degree students : 15 000
  • Foreign students : 12 500
  • Teachers / Researchers : 8 000
  • Permanent employees : 6 000
  • Public Research laboratories : 168
  • PhD delivered each year : 900