Claude Bernard University Lyon 1
Region: Western Europe
Country/Region: France
Found Year: 1971
Address: 43 boulevard du 11 novembre 1918
Introduction

Claude Bernard Lyon 1 University has attained excellence, both in the fields of higher education and research. High academic levels in a wide variety of subjects, from health sciences to science, technology and sport studies, mean that Lyon 1 can count itself among the best French and European universities. Lyon 1 University welcomes you with courses and tuition tailored to the needs of modern society and industry. We offer more than 450 degree programs in Health, Sciences, Technology and Sports. 90 % of our students study in vocational courses and the university delivers more than 10 000 diplomas each year. Last year, 46 141 students attended courses at Lyon 1, of which 10,3 % were foreign students, from 140 different countries. For Lyon 1, the development of the quality of tuition is a top priority. This development is the work of a specific department: a national and European leader in the field of accompaniment of teachers. Educational innovations (serious games), multimedia resource creation (3D animations) or the development and use of a educational web platform (Claroline Connect) are different illustrations of their work. Research conducted in the 65 scientific laboratories of Lyon 1 University generate 5000 international publications a year as well as 31 patent registrations, making Lyon 1 the first French university for patent registrations. Lyon 1 University has 14 sites throughout the French Rhône-Alpes region. Our university greatly contributes to the regional development through its partnerships with local and national firms, as well as regional political institutions. Lyon 1 University offers an active and rewarding student experience; offering a wide range of cultural, sporting and physical activities. More than fifty clubs on the different campuses reflect the liveliness and quality of student life at Lyon 1. Our university’s main sites in Lyon also offer the opportunity for participation in cultural and sporting events that take place around us in our dynamic European city. Lyon is a classified UNESCO World Heritage Site, but also a city that continues to evolve, looking resolutely towards the future. Houses, companies and leisure areas make every district a bustling area. All-in-all, Lyon is an outward looking city where life is pleasant and nature is never far away. Lyon 1 University contributes to this dynamic city, being highly committed to the development of international partnerships on every continent.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
201-300
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
201-300
2017
201-300
2018
201-300
2019
201-300
2020
201-300
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Physics
51-75
Mathematics
76-100
Earth Sciences
101-150
Statistics
101-150
Chemistry
151-200
Ecology
151-200
Mechanical Engineering
151-200
Biomedical Engineering
151-200
Key Statistics
29529
Total Enrollment
4119(13.9%)
International Students
15360
Undergraduate Enrollment
1758(11.4%)
International Students
14169
Graduate Enrollment
2361(16.7%)
International Students