FROM MAY 18 TO JUNE 15, 2021 

Due to the health situation, this programme is unfortunately cancelled for 2021.


Courses - 6-US | 12 ECTS credits

Students should choose between track 1 and 2. Track 3 is compulsory.

    1. Connected Devices and Smart Devices - 45 hrs. lectures

    Prerequisites: algorithmics and any programming language

    • Introduction to the Internet of Things | case study based course
    • Smart and Assistive Environment Project

    2. Management and Innovation in Europe - 45 hrs. lectures

    • Introduction to Project Management of Innovative Products and Services
    • Economics and Management of Innovation in Europe
    • Essential Skills of Entrepreneurs in Innovation-driven Start-ups

    3. French Language, Cross Cultural Communication, Industry and Society - 45 hrs. lectures

    • Introduction to French Language and Culture
    • Developing Intercultural Competence
    • Industry and Society



    • Guided visit of Lyon
    • Day trip to Annecy, the Venice of the Alps
    • Day trip to Tain L'Hermitage and the "Cité du Chocolat"
    • Cooking activity
    • Wine and cheese tasting
    • Share a dinner with locals
    • Dinner in a "bouchon lyonnais", a typical restaurant

    Due to the Covid-19 epidemic protocol, cultural and social activities might undercome some changes but will in any case, be replaced.


    Important dates

    • Application until April 5th
    • Registration until April 10th
    • Payment until April 16th
    • Arrival at INSA Lyon May 18th
    • 7-days quarantine from May 18th to May 25th


    How to apply

    • Application from November 30th to April 5th, 2021

    Inform your mobility coordinator in your University and send directly your application to INSA Lyon. Required documents to apply : cover letter + resume + application form

    • Acceptance by INSA Lyon

    Applications will be reviewed in the following days. When your application is accepted, INSA Lyon will send you a letter of acceptance. You will then have to send us a copy of you passport along with a formal “Higher Education Attendance Certificate”. You will need this certificate for a visa and crossing-boarders. More information on how to obtain a visa >> go on France Diplomacy website

    • Registration until April 10th, 2021

    You will need to send a copy of your passeport as well as an ID photo. INSA Lyon will send you a financial contract to sign (letter of commitment).

    To travel to France, you will need to fill in 2 documents depending on your country of origin >> a statement for travellers and a certificate to enter Metropolitan France (Covid-19 protocols)

    • Payment due April 16th 2021

    Once you have signed the contract, you will receive an invoice to make the payment before April 16th, via wire transfer. If your university collects payments, please contact the coordinator in your university

    Before applying, check your home country regulations regarding the epidemic situation and travelling policies.


    Who can apply

    • All Science and Engineering students, undergraduate and graduate students



    • Full cost: € 5,350
    • Exchange cost: € 2,100 

    To be eligible for the exchange student rate, a partnership must exist between your university and INSA Lyon. Please contact your mobility coordinator for more information. 


    Program fees include:

    • Accommodation 
    • Meals
    • Activities 
    • Transportation during the program

    Fees do not include personal activities over week-ends.


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