UniversitÚ de Lyon

Welcome to the UniversitÚ de Lyon!

The Université de Lyon is the largest French university site outside Paris metropolitan area. The Université de Lyon gathers in a unifying structure 29 higher education institutions and the CNRS.                

Created in 21 March 2007, the Université de Lyon in the form of a "public scientific cooperation organization" (EPCS). This "Research and Higher Education Cluster" (PRES) then underwent a further evolution with the Act of 22 July 2014 relative to Higher Education and Research, by becoming a "Community of Universities and Higher-Education Establishments" (COMUE).

It is now a brand that promotes the high potential of the Lyon-Saint-Etienne area.


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