Lyon 2 is a pioneer University in the educational use of information and communication technology for education (TICE). The digital work environment (ENT) was introduced at the University in 2003. The digital campus is a significant innovation in France. The University is known as one of the top Universities in France for research in the field of arts and languages, social sciences and humanities, economics, political sciences and law.
The University is one of the first universities to have integrated the European higher education scheme right from the start of the academic year 2004. The courses are organized within the scope of the LMD' system (Bachelor's degree - Master's degree - PhD).Furthermore, Lyon 2 attaches great significance to international exchanges. It relies on 280 international cooperation and exchange agreements, 150 of which are within the scope of the European program Erasmus.