I loved the education I got at ISARA and the experiences I had exploring Lyon.


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Frequently asked questions

1st year admissions: how do the dossier and the interview respectively weigh ?

The dossier is worth 60% and the oral interview is worth 40% of the total grade.


Which degrees are necessary to apply to ISARA-Lyon Engineering Degree?

To apply in the first year: at minimum a diploma of end of secondary education in sciences.

To apply in the fourth year: at minimum a Bachelor of Science in Life sciences, Agricultural sciences, Food sciences, Environmental sciences, or any related field.


Are there student residence halls on ISARA-Lyon campus?

No but ISARA-Lyon cooperates with public and private residence halls in Lyon (pre-booked apartments, lower administrative expenses at the entrance):


Is there any student restaurant close to the campus?

The Student restaurants operated by the CROUS are located witin 10 minute walking from ISARA-Lyon

A snack bar is also available within ISARA-Lyon premises and the students lobby is equipped with fridges and micro-wave ovens.


I will be abroady when the admission interviews will take place, how can I organize?

Phone or skype interviews can be organized in this case.


What is the minimum language requirements for international students?

B2 level in French


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