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LILLE 1 University - Science and Technology

Lille1 University is a State University, founded in 1562 by the Spanish. It became French in 1667. Louis PASTEUR was the first Dean of the Science Faculty in 1854. Lille University was, at that time, situated in the town centre. In 1971, the Science Faculty and the different faculties in Lille moved to the new town of Villeneuve d’Ascq.

Lille 1 is one of the leading science universities in France. Here you will be able to learn how to sharpen your critical thinking, a fundamental element in developing knowledge. You will also apprehend how to look at things from a different perspective, both academically and socially. Furthermore, you will become part of a particularly cosmopolitan French population situated less than 300 kilometres from five European countries. Make the most of your stay with us!



Discover the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Degree (EMJMD) « Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry »

This Master's degree is a 2-year program recruiting students holding a BSc in chemistry, physical Chemistry or biochemistry.

Join a network of 5 European universities (Lille, Bologna, Leipzig, Krakow and Helsinki): become experts in physical analytical chemistry and apply state of the art spectroscopic techniques to characterization of materials, molecular synthesis, biology, nanotechnologies, green chemistry, renewable energies, pharmacy, biotechnologies…

14 Erasmus Mundus scholarships available! (1000 euros per month + contribution to participation and travel costs).

Apply online now! 

Deadline for scholarships: February 28th 2017


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