About Claude Bernard University Lyon 1:

The Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 (UCBL), is one of the three public universities of Lyon, France. The main administrative, teaching and research facilities are located in Villeurbanne. Other campus are the domains of Gerland, Rockefeller and Laennec. Attached to the University are the Hospices civils de Lyon including the "Centre hospitalier Lyon Sud", which is the largest teaching hospital in the Rhône-Alpes region and second largest in France. The university is named after the French physiologistClaude Bernard. It is the heritage of the "faculté des sciences de Lyon", founded in 1833 and the "faculté de médecine", founded in 1874. The dominant areas of study covered by the university are science and medicine.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 241 215 209 201 212 184 178 155 158 186 174 180 194

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 185 237 157 132 - 185 207 216 235 227 234 225
Engineering 206 158 167 185 175 196 206 212 240 266 297 301-350
Life Sciences 181 180 157 183 175 178 155 152 163 156 170 177
Medicine 250 216 201 227 231 225 233 217 225 211 214 243
Natural Sciences 189 139 165 154 111 117 90 92 144 111 112 118
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - 260 - - - - - 301-350 301-350 301-350
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - -
Chemical Engineering 67 41 57 58 87 99 121 146 148 196
Chemistry 112 109 92 101 92 87 110 106 111 125
Civil Engineering 113 167 177 180 209 184 195 226 219 250
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 228
Computer Science 188 213 240 214 192 260 - 274 297 351-400
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering 214 236 142 229 251 223 247 262 279 286
Environment / Ecology - 124 161 158 176 200 222 231 277 258
Geosciences 167 169 196 192 139 131 193 201 209 252
Immunology - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 174 156 175 195 197 204 235 257 245 282
Mathematics 80 82 88 106 80 91 112 124 153 172
Mechanical Engineering 261 - 298 - 300 - - - 351-400 401-450
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 129
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 245 191 170 174 198 195 199 223
Physics 188 181 135 130 105 107 150 113 106 113
Plant & Animal Science - 114 181 145 144 164 174 169 153 156
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - -
Space Science - - - - - - - - - -