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Exchange - INSA in Lyon

Term To Study: Summer 2019
Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2019
Program Starts: Jun 01, 2019
Program Ends: Aug 05, 2019
Major 1: Engineering Electrical & Electronics
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Major 2: Engineering Civil
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Major 3: Engineering Mechanical
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Major 4: Engineering Material Science
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Major 5: Engineering other
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Major 6: Engineering Industrial
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Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Exchange
Link 1: Summer programs at INSA Lyon
Host Website:
Program Locations: Lyon
Contact Phone: 3125673680
Contact Name: Kerianne Mahoney
Contact Email:
What is Included: Tuition is paid to IIT

INSA provides accommodation on-campus for all exchange students: 254 € to 534 €
What is not Included: Housing and food costs are paid to INSA-Lyon.
Estimated Costs: It is estimated that the cost of housing & meals for one semester is 1800 Euros.
Program Description

What is the program?
A semester study abroad program, one of France’s top engineering schools.

What is INSA-Lyon?
INSA-Lyon is one of 5 INSA institutions in France. IT was created in 1957 by philosopher Gaston Berger and the Dean Jean Capelle. It is both an engineering school and a reference center for research with a focus on its students' professional success. INSA is the first INSA institute and has over 5000 students, over a third of which are female.

Where is INSA-Lyon?
The university is located on a large campus called La Doua, which encompasses many other science-oriented schools and universities. La Doua is located in Villeurbanne, a suburb of Lyon, the third largest city in France. As Lyon is situated in the south-east of France, the Alps are also in close proximity.

Will I need a visa?
Yes, students will need to apply for a student visa. IIT’s International Center will offer assistance and advice on this process.

Where will I live?
INSA-Lyon has a total of eight halls of residence, which provide
shared rooms, studio apartments, and shared apartments.

How do I apply?
1.) Create an application on AbroadOffice for initial Study Abroad Approval.
2.) Send a copy of your Resume and Cover Letter to the Study Abroad Office so you can be nominated for the program.
3.) Once accepted you will need to finish all additional application materials for IIT and your exchange program.

* Program dates are estimated based on the 2014-15 academic calendar.
1st semester: September 2016 till January 2017
2nd semester: February till June 2017

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