Université Lumière - Lyon II
Université Lumière - Lyon II is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Lyon, France.
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Semester I: September – January
Language requirement: a minimum language level of B1 (CEFR) in English is required.
The Université Lumière Lyon 2 is a French-speaking institution. At this time, they do not require any official certificate of French level for exchange students, however incoming exchange students must be sufficiently proficient in French to be able to follow classes and complete coursework. Very few courses are offered in English.
During the online application, students will be able to register for a French course :
It will not be possible to enrol for the French language courses after the end of the application period for students. For more information, please visit the CIEF website
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Arts and Humanities
Exchange students are free to choose any course they want from any regular undergraduate program (L1 to L3) and first-year master’s program classes (M1) for MA students. Students may not enrol in professionalizing undergraduate programme classes (L2 & L3 pro), university technical degree programme classes (DUT), in second year master’s classes (M2) or in DU programme classes.
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|Estimated living costs per month|
It takes an avarage monthly budget of about €850 to live properly in Lyon.
Planning your budget depends a lot on the accommodation you will have and on your lifestyle. Be aware that a student card allows you to get many discounts or transportation and shows.
Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
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Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).