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ISA Science & Engineering in France Short-term Study Abroad
Lille, France (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Winter (Jul)
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Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Details:
Program Type:
Non-Exchange Short-Term
Anticipated Places:
Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
Agreement Scope:
Engineering and Information Technologies, Science
Short-term Type:
Short-term Duration:
4 weeks
Program Description:

Science & Engineering Short-term Study Abroad
Université Catholique de Lille, France
International Studies Abroad (ISA)

Location Lille, Northern France
Program description In the Summer 4 program run by ISA, students take two science and engineering courses: 1 general elective and a technical elective. The elective courses cover a variety of topics and have a strong focus on environmental sciences, renewable resources, and sustainability. They also tend to focus on the political and economic impact of these different subjects.
Courses available:
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Type of student Engineering and Information Technologies, Science
Program dates 26 June – 22 July 2017
Application deadline 5 April 2017
Places available ISA programs are highly competitive and fill up fast so be sure to get your application in as early as possible.
Eligibility criteria When researching the ISA programs, be sure to consider whether you meet the published pre-requisites. You should contact ISA for course syllabi and discuss whether the program meets your academic requirements by discussing it with your course coordinator at the University of Sydney.
Credit / Not-for-credit Please contact your faculty office with the below form to submit an application for credit. Participation in any ISA program does not guarantee credit and will require faculty assessment of individual applications-for-credit. Please contact for further information on credit transfers for ISA programs.



Language Classes are instructed in English
Fees and scholarships
2017 DISCOUNTED program fee:  USD$6,050
(Full fee: USD$6,250)
  • Comprehensive advising and support
  • Tuition at host university
  • Official transcript from host university with ISA cover letter
  • Housing
  • Meals and laundry service
  • Bridging Cultures Program
  • Resident staff
  • On-Site ISA office
  • Computer and internet access
  • Excursions
  • The ISA Discovery Model
  • Cultural Activities
  • Subscription to the New York Times
  • Medical insurance
  • Comprehensive health, safety and security support
  • Airport reception
  • Visa support
  • Tutoring
  • The Professional Development Toolbox
  • Scholarship opportunities
Additional costs (not included in program fee): Airfare, travel insurance, visa, personal expenses and additional travel.
OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.

About the university The Universite Catholique de Lille (UCL):
  • founded in 1875
  • has a unique architectural blend combining neo-gothic buildings with more contemporary constructions
  • is a private, non-profit university, and its educational philosophy is based on excellence, humanist values, achievement, and solidarity. 
  • situated at the centre of the Vauban district, a residential neighbourhood in the heart of the city made up of cosmopolitan markets, stylish shops and beautiful gardens.
  Lille is at the centre of the Paris-London-Brussels triangle. It has a strategic geographical position in Europe, located less than 350 km radius from major economic capitals through modern and varied infrastructures.
Lille is also one of the biggest student cities in France with more than 150,000 students. This makes the city young and lively with a lot of cultural activities and festivities going on all year round.
Contact for more information Contact ISA
  Apply now for 2017!