About ECL

Centrale Lyon

RESEARCH and global opening. for top level training

Powerful research laboratories,
a top level faculty,
close links to business,
an international opening,
a rich life of clubs and associations - all on a very pleasant campus :
these are the major features of Centrale Lyon that the students profit from every day.

More than 150 years...

On the initiative of industrialists, teachers and other Lyon dignitaries, the Ecole Centrale Lyonnaise pour l'Industrie et le Commerce was set up in 1857.

A few landmarks :
1947 School transferred to the State
1967 Ecully campus
1968 First international arrangement
1990 Ecoles Centrale Network and Centrale Graduate School
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LYON : a fine location

From the snow-capped Alps to the shores of the Mediterranean, the quality of life to be found in the Rhône-Alpes Region attracts both executives and corporations.

Capital of France's second biggest economic region, 2 hours from either Paris or Geneva, Lyon is a city of unfailing economic and cultural energy.
Over 110,000 students, 7,000 researchers, 450 laboratories : in this entrepreneurial breeding ground lies the Ecully campus of Centrale Lyon and Lyon School of Management.
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 CLES : Communication, Languages, Enterprise studies and Sports

 EEA : Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Control Engineering

 MFAE : Fluid Mechanics, Acoustics and Energetics

 MI : Mathematics and Computer Science

 MSGMGC : Solid Mechanics, Mechanical and Civil Engineering

 STMS : Materials Sciences and Surface Engineering

Centrale Lyon - 36 avenue Guy de Collongue - 69134 Ecully Cedex - FRANCE Tél : 04 72 18 60 00 - Fax : 04 78 43 39 62