Living in Lyon

Why study in France?

If you already decided to study abroad and are looking to study overseas, why not choose to study in France, a country with a world-class education? It is ranked #3 in the Shanghai Ranking according to the French Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation. Moreover, France is a leading nation for research and development, being one of the most innovative countries in the world, as well as a world-class economic power.

Join nearly 370,000 international students from all over the world who fell in love with the French way of life. Enjoy of more than 40,000 monuments and protected sites, 8,000 museums, nearly 500 festivals and an exquisite gastronomy. Let’s not forget the language! If you study in France, sooner or later you will learn French, the 5th most spoken language in the world. At ITECH, we offer French lessons for our international students.

why study in france

10 reasons to study in France. Source: Campus France

If you are hesitating over whether to study abroad in France or not, do not forget that you can study in France in English. ITECH has Masters in French as well as Masters in English. You can take a look at our 4 different majors in Engineering: formulation chemistry, plastic materials, textile materials, and leather.

Why choose Lyon?

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Lyon is a dynamic and competitive city, voted 2nd best student city in France in 2021. It is also recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage for cultural and artistic heritage. Lyon is renowned throughout the world thanks to its strong fields of expertise: research hubs, technologies.

But it is a cosmopolitan city where the common meets the unusual, that reveals unique world heritage sites as well some yet to be discovered by the general public. The city of Lyon helps students in proposing many services in order to facilitate access to culture and leisure. You mustn’t forget also that Lyon is the gastronomic capital of France.

In our leaflet, you will find many interesting places and programs in order to discover the city and to make the most of your stay.