Last updated on 04 mai 2020
Published on March 31, 2020 Updated on May 4, 2020

If you are a foreign nationality (outside Europe) student, you reside either in France or abroad and you hold a foreign diploma equivalent to the French Baccalaureate, you should request a preliminary application form also known as “Demande d’admission préalable (D.A.P.)” depending on your situation.

You must know that the Université Lumière Lyon 2 is a French-speaking University: therefore, the language used for teaching is French for the majority of courses. For this reason, you must prove your proficiency in French: French Language Test.

Procedure for the year 2020-2021

Students living in France

You have to follow the Demande d’admission préalable (D.A.P) procedure.
You must download the preliminary application form known as “Dossier vert de D.A.P” from the Ministry's website by November 15th, 2019.

If you are unable to download the application form, you may exceptionally collect it at the following address: 4 bis rue de l'université 69007 LYON, basement of the C011 Enrolment Centre (Centre d’inscriptions).

After having completed the application form (D.A.P) , you must bring it to the Enrolments Office (Centre d’inscriptions) before the deadline.

Please note: sending your file by post is not recommended.

Students residing outside of France
If the CampusFrance procedure exists in your country

You must follow the online admission procedure

The CEF/Campus France procedure for your country can be found online on the CampusFrance website of your country in French: (e.g. if you live in South Korea, you type

Countries concerned by the CampusFrance procedure: Algeria, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Burkina-Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo Brazzaville, South Korea, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Gabon, Guinea, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mexico, Peru, Democratic Republic of Congo, Russia, Senegal, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, United States, Vietnam.

If your country of residence does not have a partnership with Campus France

We advise you to contact the French Embassy directly in order to collect a preliminary application form also known as “Dossier blanc”.

ATTENTION: Look for information on deadlines before submitting the Preliminary Application Form (D.A.P.).