IDEX LYON Master of Science in Acoustics - University of Lyon Master in Acoustics of Lyon
 Université de Lyon   ECLyon   ENTPE   Insa-Lyon   Univ-Lyon1 

Applications are open from November 22nd 2021 to January 10th 2022.
Although there will be a second application session from mid-March to mid-April 2022, especially for French and European students, international students must apply to the first session in order to get their student visa on time. We remind you as well that it is mandatory to register via Campus France in parallel, if you apply from a country where the procedure exists.
Deadline for application in dual cursus for engineering students from University of Lyon September 15, 2022.
  • Application to the first year (M1)
    A Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the field of science or engineering, for example Mechanics, Physics, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering, is required to be eligible for the Master of Science in Acoustics. (According to European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), the minimum number of credits required is 180, which normally corresponds to having completed a three-year Bachelor program.) Furthermore, because lectures are provided in English and French, a good oral and written comprehension in English or French is necessary. Students are then selected upon their motivation and academic record file by the MScAcoustics' Pedagogic Commission.
     Accessing the online application   (To apply for the 1st year)
  • Application to the second year (M2)
    Candidates with a Master of Science (or at least with a M1) in Mechanics, Physics and Mechanical engineering can also apply directly for the second year of the program.
     Accessing the online application   (To apply for the 2nd year)
  • Dual cursus for the M2 year
    Master's degree in Acoustics (M2) when you are an engineering student from ECLyon, INSA, ENTPE, Polytech-Lyon (and also ECAM): please contact your local correspondent in your engineering school !


  • What is the application process ? The required documents to apply online are:
    - CV/Resume
    - Motivation/Cover letter
    - Copy of your Passport/ID Card
    - ID picture
    - Reference letter(s)
    - Transcripts of records
    - Copy of the last degree awarded
    - English Language Certificate
    It is compulsory for international students to follow the Campus France procedure in parallel.
  • How much are the tuition fees ?
    Tuition fees: 3770 € for non EU students
    Please refer to this link the enrollment fees
  • Do I need to be proficient in English to attend one of the MSc Acoustics ? To apply you will be required to upload one of the documents below:
    - an English certificate (TOEFL IBT, TOEIC, IELTS or Cambridge EC)
    - a signed assertion that English is your native language
    - a signed assertion that you have at least 3 years of Education in English
  • Are there scholarships available ? The selection committee of the MSc Acoustics will take into consideration all the applications, to allocate an excellence scholarship. There is no separate scholarship application.
    The program can neither offer any Eiffel scholarship nor research/teaching assistantship for 2020-2021.
  • Can I get an accommodation on campus ? International Masters’students are given the opportunity to live on campus. M1 students have priority. If the selection committee select your application and you confirm your will to join us, you will be sent a form to book a room in one of the residences.
  • When should I submit my application ? Although there will be a second application session from mid-March to mid-May 2021, we recommend strongly that you apply to the first session from December 15th 2020 to February 15th 2021. It will help you with the visa and the accommodation process.