Information about the university
IPLS operates on 3 campuses located near Rennes, Beauvais, and Rouen in France. The 3 campuses is home to over 2800 students and UniLaSalle offers a range of academic programs at Bachelor's and Master's levels in the fields below:
- The UniLaSalle Rennes campus: Environmental Science, Environmental Management and Engineering Sustainable Development
- The UniLaSalle Beauvais campus: Agronomy and Agro-Industry engineering, Food and Health engineering, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Geosciences
Language of instruction
English and French
English proficiency recommended at minimum B2 level (read upper-intermediate = 4 in English from 'vgs' for Norwegian students). Europarådets nivåskala for språk.
The University of Bergen offers courses in French suitable for students going on exchange to France. The course is available for students at the University of Stavanger.
No GPA requirements.
Total number of exchange places
2 places for students in Master in Environmental Sciences (Rennes or Beauvais campus)
2 places for students in Bachelor and Master in Earth Sciences (Petroleum Geology - Beauvais Campus)
Student doing exchange within Erasmus+
are exempted from tuition fees.
Autumn semester: September – December/January
Spring semester: January – June/July (May for students in “Water and Environmental Management")
How to find subjects
International students at UniLASalle
Rennes Campus - Master in Environmental Sciences: Sustainable Managment and Eco Innovation and Environmental Engineering.
Beauvais Campus: Water and Environmental Engineering Managment (Spring semester only, 30 ECTS) and Petroleum Geology - Geology Field Course (May-June, 10 ECTS).
NB: Students at Bachelor level must have completed their second year in order to apply for the Geology Field Course; applications are to be sent per mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (deadline: 15th of January).
1 ECTS = 1 Norwegian 'studiepoeng'
Students can apply for a room on campus at the University dormitories; The International Office at IPLS assists students for application and allocation of rooms. Check the section 'housing' for respective campus (Rennes / Beauvais) in their international student guide.
Norwegian students do not need to apply for visa when travelling to Europe. Students who do not hold Norwegian citizenship must check themselves if they need to apply for visa.