Ampère excellence scholarships

Since 2004, the Ampère excellence scholarships program of ENS de Lyon offers scholarships to International Masters students in sciences.

These scholarships, of 1000€ a month during one or two academic years, allow International students to study at ENS de Lyon, in any scientific Master’s program.

Applicants shall:

  • be of non-French citizenship

  • have started their university studies oustide France

  • be in last year of Bachelors’ degree, or 1st year of Master’s degree (or equivalent)

  • lodge their application before the deadline

All countries are eligible.

Detailed information may be found on the website of the International office of ENS de Lyon.

There also exist Master’s scholarships funded by Labex MILYON.

ASR2 – Operating Systems & Networks (2nd semester, 6 ECTS)

Cours : Michaël Rao

TD : Guilhem Gamard & Rémy Grunblatt & Etienne Moutot


Understanding operating systems and programming applications interacting with the system.


  •  Jean-Marie Rifflet et Jean-Baptiste Yunès, “UNIX : programmation et communication”, Dunod, 2003.
  •  Andrew S. Tanenbaum et Herbert Bos, “Modern Operating Systems, 4th Ed”,Pearson 2015..

(Français) Séminaires SIESTE 2012/2013


Winter School in Computer Science

Computer Science Department — ENS Lyon


The Computer Science department  of ENS Lyon organizes as part of the Computer science Graduate courses (Master d’Informatique Fondamentale) six winter research schools from January to February 2010, consisting in 6 one-week long intensive courses (24 hours), given by leading experts on hot research-active topics. These courses are opened to external participants (researchers and students).

The list of courses, their abstracts and the list of lecturers can be found on the computer science department  web pages.

The 6 winter schools of this year are:



Warning: registration will close 2 weeks before the beginning of the school.

There are no registration fees. For organization reasons it is however necessary to register online ;

Important: if you wish to attend several schools it is necessary to complete one registration form for each school.


Each participant takes care of his accomodation and meals.

Some complementary information might be added later on the web page of the winter schools.



ENS Lyon is located in the south part of the town, easily accessible from the two railway stations. It is also near from the historical town center (15min by subway).

Instructions for reaching ENS Lyon can be found here.

The city of Lyon offers many cultural and tourist interest sites: the Renaissance area of “Vieux Lyon”, the Fourvière hill   (Unesco world heritage sites) among others: