Lille University School of Medicine is located at the core of a comprehensive biocampus, entirely dedicated to healthcare and innovation. Biotechnology, genomics, IT, nutrition, pharma: our school drives scientific and economic healthcare development, within a structured and thriving industry.
At the heart of a major biobusiness park
The healthcare sector is a major economic field for Lille and its region. This cluster is composed of multinational corporations as well as mid-sized companies and innovative start-ups.The sector is flourishing, with constant growth and increased Research & Development investments.This growth is accompanied and led by Eurasanté, an agency specialized in the economic development of the health sector of Lille Region (international business accelerator, implantation of foreign companies in France, start-up incubator, promoting research etc...)
A briedge towards the healthcare industry
Research and training facilities are located at the heart of the Eurasanté Bio Business Park, 100% devoted to Biotech and Medtech activities. This location closes the gap between our students/faculty and healthcare business. The school takes part in numerous projects aiming at translating research and advanced practice into the innovation at the core of the biotech and healthcare industries.
Lille, a genuine student-friendly European Metropolis
In the past decades, Lille has transformed itself from the historical Capital of Flanders into a radiant and self-confident cultural and commercial European metropolis. Named cultural capital of Europe in 2004, it now offers a wealth of activities and a buoyant urban life. Highlights for the visitor include an attractive historical center with a strong Flemish influence, three internationally-renowned art museums, stylish shopping and a cutting-edge, nightlife scene.
Hosting 100 000 students, Lille is by far one of the most student-driven cities in Europe that provide numerous opportunities to have fun, meet extraordinary people and take part in multiple cultural, sport and recreational activities.
Easy access to Paris, Brussels and London by train open great opportunities to take part in major European happenings and events.