Universities in Lyon, France
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Lyon
7 out of 9
  • Universities in Lyon
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
17
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Lyon
  • (11 institution and 6 subject rankings)
9
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Lyon
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Lyon
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Publication of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon with highest ranking among universities in Lyon ranked #380.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK published most recent results of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Classics & Ancient History). Includes 15 universities from Lyon.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities updated with École normale supérieure de Lyon ranked highest among 8 listed universities in Lyon.
  • 03 Dec, 2020: Publication of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. École normale supérieure de Lyon ranked #558.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Lyon

Psychology
#8 
Lumière University Lyon 2
Mechanical Engineering
#51 
National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon
Physical Sciences
#76 
École normale supérieure de Lyon
Linguistics
#151 
Lumière University Lyon 2
Statistics
#151 
National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon

Rankings of universities in Lyon, France 2021

#1

École normale supérieure de Lyon

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (78 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #161 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #38 
  • #423 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (413 reviews)
  • #25 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #541 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #380 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Lumière University Lyon 2

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (207 reviews)
  • #28 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #32 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #121 
  • #622 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

Jean Moulin University Lyon 3

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (126 reviews)
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  • #31 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #111 
  • #569 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #3 
L'Etudiant Palmarès de l'insertion en master - Gestion
[Published 15 May, 2018]

#5

VetAgro Sup

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (12 reviews)
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  • #57 
  • #458 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #68 
  • #1429 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #80 
  • #2083 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#6

Catholic University of Lyon

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (82 reviews)
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  • #94 
  • #4158 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #253 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #136 
  • #6011 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

Catholic School of Engineering

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (85 reviews)
  • #177 
  • #11759 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Institute for Agriculture and Food Industry, Rhone-Alpes

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (11 reviews)

#9

Textile and Chemical Institute of Lyon

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Lyon Key Facts for International Students

Population: 473000

Time: GMT +1

District/province: Rhône-Alpes, Département du Rhône

Living costs for students in Lyon:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 77* (23% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 64* (36% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 73* (27% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 4.05 €
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type E
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

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FAQ

École normale supérieure de Lyon ranks #1 in Lyon in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Lyon École normale supérieure de Lyon is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 19 rankings where École normale supérieure de Lyon is listed.

Lumière University Lyon 2 is ranked best in Lyon for Social Studies & Humanities (Psychology). See all rankings for the Lumière University Lyon 2.

National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon is ranked best in Lyon for Engineering (Mechanical Engineering). See all rankings for the National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon.

École normale supérieure de Lyon is ranked best in Lyon for Natural Sciences (Physical Sciences). See all rankings for the École normale supérieure de Lyon.

Lumière University Lyon 2 is ranked best in Lyon for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the Lumière University Lyon 2.

National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon is ranked best in Lyon for Mathematics (Statistics). See all rankings for the National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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L'Etudiant

NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -Young University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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