• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    University of Lille

    Number of Utrecht Network semesters you can accept during 2017/18 (not students):

    No Limit

    General University Website:

    http://www.univ-lille1.fr/

    http://www.univ-lille2.fr/

    https://www.univ-lille3.fr/

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact person for incoming and outgoing students:

    Carole BOURLEY (Ms)
    Study Abroad Adviser
    University of Lille 1 - International Relations Office
    Cité Scientifique
    59655 VILLENEUVE D'ASCQ CEDEX - France
    Ph. +33 320 33 70 46
    Fax. +33 320 43 40 03
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Click here.

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?

    No difference

    Other important notes


    Last updated

    2 February 2017

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Campus Lille 1 :Chemistry, Electronics, Electrotechnics, Automation, Computer Science, Mathematics, Mechanics, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Biology, Geology, Life Science, Earth and Environment, Biochemistry, Mathematics applied to Social Science, Natural Sciences, Applied Economics, Economics and Management, Management Science, Marketing, Geography and Urban Planning, Sociology-Ethnology, Economics, Management, Business, Communication, Human Resources, Education Science and Lifelong learning 

    Campus Lille 2 : Public Health, Medical Technology, Law, Public Law, Business Law, European and International Law, Social Law, Civil Law, Criminology, Political Science, Social Science, Sport Science, Physical Education, Finance, Account

    Campus Lille 3 : History, Archeology, Philosophy, Litterature, Languages, Linguistics, Arts, History of Arts, Fine Arts, Performing Arts,  Cinematography, Music and Musicology, Communication and Information Science, Social Development, International Relations, Psychology and Behavioural Science, Teacher training, Adult Education, Tourism, Business studies with languages

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Business Administration
    Economics & Management
    Life Sciences

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Campus Lille 1 : Chemistry, Electronics, Electrotechnics, Automation, Computer Science, Mathematics, Mechanics, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Biology, Geology, Life Science, Earth and Environment, Biochemistry, Mathematics applied to Social Science, Natural Sciences, Applied Economics, Economics and Management, Management Science, Marketing, Geography and Urban Planning, Sociology-Ethnology, Economics, Management, Business, Communication, Human Resources, Education Science and Lifelong learning 

    Campus Lille 2 : Public Health, Medical Technology, Law, Public Law, Business Law, European and International Law, Social Law, Civil Law, Criminology, Political Science, Social Science, Sport Science, Physical Education, Finance, Account

    Campus Lille 3 : History, Archaeology, Philosophy, Literature, Languages, Linguistics, Arts, History of Arts, Fine Arts, Performing Arts,  Cinematography, Music and Musicology, Communication and Information Science, Social Development, International Relations, Psychology and Behavioral Science, Teacher training, Adult Education, Tourism, Business studies with languages

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Science and Technology: Physical and Analytical Chemistry; Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry (Erasmus Mundus); Atmospheric Environment, Physics-Chemistry; Chemistry, Biorefinery; Electrical Engineering and Sustainable Development; Urban Engineering and Habitat; High Performance Computing and Simulation, Advanced Scientific Computing; Translational Neurosciences; Plant Sciences; Paleontology-Paleoclimatology

    Economics and Management: Economics of Globalisation and European Integration (Erasmus Mundus); Global E-Business; Management of European Affairs; Globalization and the World Economy - Executive International Management (MBA); Global Sourcing, Achats, Supply Chain

    Human and Social Sciences: Urban Planning - EuroStudies; Machine Learning and Data Science; Contemporary Philosophy

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

    - Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy
    - Advanced undergraduate exchange students can be allowed to take graduate level courses if there is a prior agreement with the relevant Faculty

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    Websites for course offerings

    Campus Lille 1 (in French): http://www.univ-lille1.fr/etudes/Catalogue-des-formations

    Campus Lille 2 (in French): http://www.univ-lille2.fr/formations.html

    Campus Lille 3 (in French): https://www.univ-lille3.fr/etudes/formations/

    Programs taught in English

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    30 ECTS maximum for one semester

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    No

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    Upon Arrival

    Language Requirements

    Good knowledge of French language
    Some programmes are taught in English but survival French can be useful
    For programs taught in English, please refer to the website of each program

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    Official certificate of French proficiency (DELF, DALF, TCF…) or a certificate of French proficiency issued by home institution, before admission
    For programs taught in english, please refer to the website of each program.

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    French course for Exchange Students (free): one intensive week before the beginning of the semester and 3 hrs a week during the semester (2 ECTS), mandatory for non French speaking students.

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    To avoid schedule conflicts, we advise students to choose courses in the same field of studies (taught in the same Faculty).

    Students can contact Ms Carole Bourley, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., at the International Relations Office for any assistance.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    2 February 2017

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1: 1 June
    Semester 2: 15 November

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1: 1 September 2017 -  13 January 2018
    Semester 2: 16 January - 19 May 2018

    Examination period(s)

    Continuous assessment

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    Yes

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    French course for Exchange Students (free) : one intensive week before the beginning of the semester and 3 hrs a week during the semester (2 ECTS), mandatory for non French speaking students.

    Course registration deadline

    Upon arrival

    Last updated

    29 August 2016

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    See Below

    Housing

    395

    Meals

    3.25 per meal

    Coures Materials

    200/semester

    Local Transportation

    30-50

    Health Insurance

    215 per year (non refundable for a semester stay)

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Medicare (strongly advised) :10 to 35 euros/month, Liability insurance (mandatory for internships) : 20 euros/month

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    No. We advise students to take an insurance covering their trip and their first month in France

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    2 February 2017

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Yes

    Housing options

    Furnished apartment of 16m² at the International hall of residence “Reeflex”

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Click here.
    Contact : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Please list housing application deadline.

    To apply for housing, please tick the box on your online application form.

    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    Medical consultation, nursing treatments, medical checkup, preventive medicine, psychological and social assistance...

    Are internships available?

    Yes

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    2 February 2017

  • Promotional Materials

    Please add links to promotional materials below

    Please keep in mind that these resources are here for partners to use to promote exchanges; this is not itself a promotional website. As such, please simply link to your promotional materials and refrain from embedding video or images on this page.

    University Video:

    University Image Library:

    University or Departmental Brochures:

    Last Updated

    23 May 2017