13 higher education institutions in France
INSA schools are well recognized in national and international rankings.
Schools of choice
The INSA schools are the first five choices for French engineering candidates in 2020, the schools being:
- INSA Lyon
- INSA Toulouse
- INSA Rennes
- INSA Strasbourg
- INSA Rouen-Normandie
Our schools are regularly selected amongst the best Engineering schools in France by Le Figaro
- As a whole, the INSA Group would stand #22 ARWU in Mechanical engineering, according to SIRIS Academic 2019.
- In Mathematics INSA Lyon ranks 76-100 and INSA Toulouse 101-150.
- In Mechanical engineering INSA Lyon is the top French Grande École and ranks 51-75, INSA Hauts-de France (ex ENSIAME/UVHC) ranks 201-300.
- In Biotechnology, INSA Toulouse ranks 201-300, the top French Grande École in this subject.
- INSA Centre Val de Loire ranking among the best sites for student entrepreneurship in 2019 and 2020. Read the articles from Usine Nouvelle, l'Étudiant and Industries & Technologies.
- INSA Hauts-de-France (ex ENSIAME) in the top 10 of French Transportation engineering schools. Read Le Figaro.
- The INSA Group is a proud member of the ECIU European university, a challenge-based project to address societal issues.
- INSA Lyon stands amongst the 200 best universities in the world for their positive impact on society with an emphasis on "Clean and affordable energies" and "Sustainable cities and communities" . Read the article on The Times Higher Education
- Toulouse #1, Lyon#2, Rennes#3 and Strasbourg#8 are ranking at the top 10 of the best student cities in France in 2019 and 2020. Read the article
students - 35% female
international students - 126 countries
alumni - 10 000 abroad