> March 31st, 2017 : Application Deadline
> By April 15th : Notification of acceptance to the programme by school + payment deadline
> May 15th : Deadline to complete Information Form

“I would like this program to continue so I could send my kids to it one day. :)”

“I found this program by chance while browsing through my school's exchange programs. It is one of the best decisions I have made”

“I had a wonderful 5 weeks and loved learning about and experiencing the French culture !”


What is the IPL International Summer School ?

The IPL International Summer School gives you the chance to experience the French higher ed. environment and also  meet students from all over the world. The 5-week programme, jointly organised by the four IPL engineering schools, offers scientific courses in English and French language classes. The Summer School also aims at giving all participants the opportunity to discover different facets of life in France both in Lyon and the Rhône-Alpes Region through organised excursions.

What are the dates for the 2017 Summer School programme?

Thursday June 8, 2017 to Wednesday July 13, 2017.

Who is it for ?

It is designed for undergraduate students in Science and Engineering who have completed their first or second year of study and who expect to major in one of the disciplines of the four IPL engineering schools.


Application process & timeline

  • Step 1: Fill in the online Application Form by March 31st
  • Step 2: The School of your choice will confirm your application within 2 weeks
  • Step 3: Upon confirmation of acceptance, final deadline for payment is April 15th. The participation fees are 2,000 €.
  • Step 4: Fill in the online Information Form by May 15th
  • Step 5: Confirmation of Pick-up arrangements upon arrival will be sent to applicants a week before arrival