Université Lumière Lyon 2
City: Lyon
Website:

www.univ-lyon2.fr

Exchange - English

Exchange - French

Approximate semester dates:

Semester 1 (Autumn Semester): September-January
Semester 2 (Spring Semester): January-June

Academic Calendar (in French)

Language of instruction: French
Full time load equivalent: 30 ECTS per semester (courses are typically 5 ECTS each)
Fields of Study Available:

Most courses at Lyon 2 are taught in French so a minimum B2 level of French proficiency is required to complete a full time load of study.

Areas of study in French:

  • Langues étrangères appliquées
  • Lettres classiques
  • Lettres modernes
  • Sciences du langage
  • Arts du spectacle : études cinématographiques et audiovisuelles / études théâtrales
  • Musique : attention, certains cours sont accessibles après audition (sélection) et sous réserve de places disponibles
  • Information communication
  • Psychologie
  • Sciences de la cognition
  • Aménagement option études urbaines : attention, cours pour spécialistes, sous réserve de places disponibles et après examen d'un dossier complémentaire (relevés de notes, CV...)
  • Anthropologie
  • Sociologie
  • Géographie
  • Histoire
  • Histoire de l'art et Archéologie
  • Sciences de l'éducation
  • Science politique : attention, à partir de la rentrée 2011, les formations de science politique seront rattachées à la Faculté d'Anthropologie et de Sociologie, et seront localisées, pour l'essentiel, sur le campus de Bron-Porte des Alpes.
  • Administration économique et sociale
  • Econométrie
  • Sciences économiques et de gestion
  • Droit

Courses in English:

  • Literature
  • Economics
  • Translation

Very few courses are offered in English at Lyon 2. Students will not be able to follow a 100% English language program.
List of courses available in English - currently not available

Which courses to choose? 
Quels cours choisir?

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study: TBA
Approximate living expenses:

6,000 Euros per semester
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Additional information:

Lyon 2 exchange students 'Survival Guide'

Information on Lyon 2's International Student Integration Program

Watch a video on international students' experience at Lyon 2

Information Sheet

French Diplomat's guide to Studying in France

 

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