Hautes Etudes d’Ingénieur (HEI) – Lille Catholic University


General Information

Country France
City Lille
Founding 1885
Number of Students 2 200

Hautes Etudes d'Ingénieur - Lille Catholic University

International Office of the HEI - Lille Catholic University

Guide for International Students

Fact Sheet

Living in Lille



Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (FR LILLE11)
Who can apply?

Bachelor students (at the time of the stay the students bachelors studies should be completed)
Master students

Type of Stay Studies
Length of Stay 1 to 2 Semesters
Time of Stay Winter and/or Summer Semester
Number of Echange Placements 3


Study Details

Semester Dates

1. Semester: September to January

2. Semester: February to June

Academica Calendar 2017-18

Cooperating Faculty /
Building and Civil Engineering
Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Information sheet

It is possible that not all of the faculty's courses are open to exchange students. The partner university and exchange reports may provide further information.

Please note that, in general, the majority of courses taken must be chosen from the cooperating faculty.

Course Offerings

Overview of Courses offered in English

Course Catalog

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.

Language Courses Semester Accompanying Language Courses and Summer Classes



Language Requirements

French: B2

English: B2

The language requirements depend on the language that the chosen courses are held in. Students who only choose courses taught in English do not need to prove French language proficiency.

Language certificate from RWTH Aachen Language Center

Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office at the Faculty of Civil Engineering 31. January for 1 to 2 Semesters as of the Winter Semester of the Same Year
Application Deadline at Partner University

30. April for the Winter Semester of the Same Year

15. October for the Summer Semester of the Following Year

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Application to Partner University

Information about the Application Process and Documents

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)




Tuition Fees Fees Waived

Erasmus+ Scholarships

Schüßler Award

Pirlet Award

Scholarship Database


Practical Information


Student Dorms at the University

Housing Accommodations through AEU

Accommodations in Lille

Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.
Experience Reports MoveOn
Further Information

Federal Foreign Office

General Country Information from the DAAD