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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!


Apply for the Master Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry ! Deadline 13th March 2016

The European Master’s course “Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry”, approved by the competitiveness cluster MATIKEM, has been awarded the Erasmus Mundus label for the second time in recognition of its excellence!

The ASC Consortium has been allocated a budget of up to 2 165 000 euros, allowing the funding of student scholarships including a living allowance of 1 000 euros per month and the payment of participation and travel costs for 4 European students and 14 non-European students for the course edition starting in September 2016

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