Ranking  547      26
ENS Lyon
Country France
City Lyon
Bachelor (foreigners)215 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)293 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)1,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)1,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $677-1,244 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 5%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1880
Abbreviation ENSL
Teachers 614
Students 1,936
Foreigners 12%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Education through research, for research
Accreditation
• Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France
Affiliations
• Coimbra Group
Rankings
World ranking547
Country ranking26
Academic Reputation188
Quality of teaching9
International Faculty273
International Students379
Ranking in world by sphere
Natural Science299
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics101
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking547
QS World University Rankings191
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Cost of living in Lyon
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 219 293
Food 272 466
Transportation 52 173
Communications and utilities 83 105
Clothing 26 101
Sports and leisure 25 106
Total6771,244
Accommodation in Lyon USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre221
Shared room in city centre296
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre433
1 bedroom apartment in city centre527
Alternative title
Arabic مدرسة المعلمين العليا - ليون
German Ecole Normale Superieure - Lyon
Spanish Escuela Normal Superior de Lyon
French Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
Japanese リヨン高等師範学校
Korean 리옹 고등사범학교
Portuguese Escola Normal Superior de Lyon
Russian Высшая нормальная школа Лиона
Chinese 里昂高等师范学校
old Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon
Location on map
ENS - Lyon or ENS Lyon (ENSL) - public higher education institution in France. The history of ENSL can be traced back to1880 . The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Lyon.

University ranking. ENS - Lyon is a regular among the top universities in the national rankings of France. ENS - Lyon, earned its place in the top 5% of the world universities, according to the international rankings. ENS - Lyon has garnered a reputation in international circles for its programs in «Natural Science», «Mathematics». The university is in the top 200 in the quality of education criterion.

Application process and the cost of tuition. Кроме результатов экзаменов для поступления в учебное заведение необходимо предоставить информацию о предыдущей успеваемости. It goes without saying that ENS - Lyon is a very selective educational institution, accepting only 1 out of every 20 students. ENS - Lyon divides its academic year into semesters. For one academic year of bachelor studies a student will have to pay about 1000 USD. A year of master’s studies will cost you less than 1000 USD. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. More information could be found on the official website of the university http://www.ens-lyon.eu.

The composition of the university. ENS - Lyon is a small educational institution, with approximately 1900 students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. Local students have the opportunity to work with foreigners. 12% of students come from abroad. The education is conducted by 614 teachers and professors. Foreign specialists are the majority of the academic staff. A variety of international student exchange programs are available at ENSL. To learn more about the student life and current events, you can always follow the university on social media: Linkedin.

Infrastructure of ENSL. The library is available to all of the students. The university also provides dormitories for those who need them. ENS - Lyon belongs to the «Coimbra Group».

ENS - Lyon - Official Description

The École Normale Supérieure de Lyon is a highly selective higher education institution– Bachelor, Master, PhD– dedicated to research and teaching, with worldwide connections. It is committed to the development and diffusion of knowledge, thus contributing to the progress of science and society. It gathers in a single institution departments of exact sciences, arts, humanities and social sciences. While inheriting a tradition of research and training- from the 19th century- it seeks to develop along 4 strategic objectives: interdisciplinarity, digital innovation, internationalization and interaction with society. The ENS de Lyon trains the actors of higher education and research, and prepares its graduates for high level careers in public and private sectors. Its students are provided with an education combining high quality courses with research findings, active tutoring, internship-based professionalized training, individual learning plans. It also fosters creativity and initiative in all aspects of learning. Special emphasis is placed on research. To broaden its students’ horizons, the institution offers them the opportunity to experience cutting-edge research in its 23 laboratories and partner institutions. Students benefit from the best learning conditions: research facilities, technological resource centers, funding opportunities, a rich campus life… all in one of the EU’s leading region in research.

Description of ENS - Lyon

The École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, a highly selective higher education and research institution, closely associates teaching, research, education and the diffusion of knowledge to achieve excellence. It sets particularly demanding standards in four key areas: the development of in-depth academic knowledge in the exact sciences, arts, humanities and social sciences (from Bachelor’s to PhD); interdisciplinarity; innovation; the development of links with the socio-economic sector and international networks. Thus, it contributes to the progress of science and society. The ENS de Lyon trains the actors of higher education and research, and prepares its graduates for high level careers in public and private sectors. Its students are provided with an education combining high quality courses with the most recent research findings, active tutoring, internship-based professionalizing training, individual learning plans. Entrance is at final-year undergraduate, Masters and PhD level; degrees are awarded in conjunction with other establishments within the University of Lyon. A high proportion of ENS de Lyon students continue to careers in research and higher education. The ENS de Lyon also fosters creativity and initiative in all aspects of learning. Special emphasis is placed on research. It houses major research groups run with the CNRS, INSERM, INRA and INRIA, France's national bodies for scientific research. To broaden its students’ horizons, the institution offers them the opportunity to experience cutting-edge research in its 23 laboratories and partner institutions, in France and abroad. Students benefit from the best learning conditions: research facilities, technological resource centers, funding opportunities, a rich campus life… all in one of the EU’s leading region
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