Claude Bernard University Lyon 1: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#462 of 14,131 In the World
#187 of 2,785 In Europe
#9 of 224 In France
#2 of 27 In Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes
#1 of 3 In Villeurbanne
#100 of 1,019 For Paleontology
Top50% For 80 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
38,456
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
French
Acceptance rate
15%*

* Claude Bernard University Lyon 1 is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (baccalauréat) or equivalent, or special entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - February; February-June)
Enrollment38,456
Full time employee2,800
Student:staff ratio14:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
27,258
Citations
1,072,499

Claude Bernard University Lyon 1 majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
6,716 / 278,394
Physics
6,489 / 367,428
Chemistry
6,258 / 193,388
Biology
5,836 / 294,328
Engineering
4,505 / 121,147
Materials Science
3,161 / 74,889
Computer Science
1,657 / 80,513
Environmental Science
1,638 / 81,217
Quantum and Particle physics
1,606 / 181,115
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,419 / 57,883
Nuclear Physics
1,303 / 175,021
Psychology
1,078 / 69,020
Demography
956 / 48,216
Oncology and Cancer research
930 / 43,286
Inorganic Chemistry
832 / 31,321
Surgery
824 / 57,925
Organic Chemistry
761 / 29,863
Chemical Engineering
730 / 22,543
Atomic and Molecular physics
683 / 16,940
Ecology
649 / 44,494
Biochemistry
599 / 24,334
Immunology
546 / 31,668
Genetics
543 / 49,359
Neuroscience
543 / 45,143
Geology
540 / 21,018
Health Science
524 / 29,703
Optical Engineering
517 / 16,308
Pathology
489 / 21,813
Mathematics
479 / 7,399
Molecular Biology
415 / 15,814
Nanotechnology
410 / 22,402
Paleontology
364 / 14,991
Virology
344 / 12,197
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
333 / 14,517
Pharmacy
331 / 12,609
Anatomy and Physiology
326 / 15,171
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
326 / 16,560
Cardiology
307 / 16,209
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
296 / 4,754
Critical Care Nursing
291 / 22,907

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 305 3275
1992 298 3687
1993 317 3668
1994 339 4025
1995 383 4498
1996 392 5023
1997 509 5742
1998 543 6302
1999 576 7939
2000 575 9152
2001 599 10669
2002 640 12629
2003 725 14807
2004 794 17342
2005 946 20809
2006 998 25530
2007 916 30588
2008 866 35222
2009 722 39062
2010 783 41874
2011 877 49748
2012 1022 58324
2013 1080 68791
2014 1213 71437
2015 1277 80327
2016 1468 82023
2017 1838 82542
2018 1989 87900
2019 2193 98225
2020 2488 112652
2021 2526 126174

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $500$500

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Diplôme universitaire de Technologie Bioengineering, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering Management, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Engineering
Licence Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Physical Education, Physics, Social Sciences, Sports
Diplôme d'État Dentistry, Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy
Master Applied Mathematics, Atomic and Molecular Physics, Automation and Control Engineering, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Documentation Techniques, Earth Sciences, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, Genetics, Health Education, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Library Science, Management, Mathematics, Mechanics, Medical Technology, Microbiology, Neurosciences, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Physical Chemistry, Physics, Physiology, Psychology, Public Health, Sports Medicine, Teacher Training
Doctorat Anthropology, Astrophysics, Automation and Control Engineering, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Cognitive Sciences, Economics, Educational Sciences, Electronic Engineering, Endocrinology, Genetics, Immunology, Information Sciences, Management, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physics, Physiology, Social Psychology, Sociology, Sports
Certificat de Spécialité Medicine

Claude Bernard University Lyon 1 alumni

  1. Marine Lorphelin

    Marine Lorphelin
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantmodel
    Biography

    Marine Lorphelin is a French model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss France 2013 on 8 December 2012, representing the region of Burgundy and then represented France at Miss World 2013 and placed 1st runner up.

  2. Louisa Cadamuro

    Louisa Cadamuro
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Louisa Nécib Cadamuro is a French former professional footballer who played for the France national team. She spent the majority of her career at Lyon, amassing eighteen titles with the French club over a nine-year span. She played as a attacking midfielder and was described as a "gifted playmaker" who "possesses superb technique". Nécib is also known for her "elegant possession, sublime passing skills, and cultured touch on the ball".

  3. Nicolas Hayek

    Nicolas Hayek
    Born in
    Lebanon Flag Lebanon
    Years
    1928-2010 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    Nicolas George Hayek, was a Swiss businessman of Lebanese descent, and the co-founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board of The Swatch Group,

  4. Gwendal Peizerat

    Gwendal Peizerat
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    ice dancerpoliticianbusiness executive
    Biography

    Gwendal Peizerat is a French former competitive ice dancer. With Marina Anissina, he is the 2002 Olympic champion, the 1998 Olympic bronze medalist, the 2000 World champion, and a six-time French national champion.

General info

Alternative names UCBL
Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1
Founded 1809
Accreditation Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation
Affiliations and memberships Université de Lyon
European University Association (EUA)
Coimbra Group

Location and Contacts

Address 43, Boulevard du 11 Novembre 1918
Villeurbanne, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, 69622
France
City population 152,000
Phone +33 (0)4 72 44 80 00
Fax +33 (0)4 72 43 10 20

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