More about Lille 1 University – Science and Technology

The University of Lille was created in 1562 and moved to a new campus in 1971. Lille 1 University is a state university and has about 20,000 students, 1,600 researchers, professors and associate professors and 1,300 BIATOSS (library staff, engineers, administrative, technical, social and health). Situated in the North of France within a distance of 300km from five European countries, Lille 1 is a centre for science and technology, economics and management, at national as well as international level. Lille 1 has recently been selected as one of the top 12 French campuses that will benefit from extra funding from the French state as part of the project of federating other universities of Lille in order to promote a large scale campus of international visibility.

Key statistics

  • 19,599
    Number of Students
  • 14.5
    Student to Staff Ratio
  • 18%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 41 : 59
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Collected during World University Rankings on 28th Sep 2016

Where we are

Address

Cité Scientifique
59655 Villeneuve-d'Ascq Cedex
France