JUNIA is a French graduate school of science and engineering focused on ecological, digital and technological transitions, where students and faculty confront the grand challenges of today and tomorrow

JUNIA works towards these goals by engaging our students fully in their education with extensive hands-on experience, professional immersion for substantial networking opportunities, and active learning pedagogy to refine critical thinking. From AI to Food Science, from Smart Farming to Renewable Energy, from Smart and Resilient Cities to Environmental Science, the wide range of specialisations offered in our Master of Science and Engineering degrees are designed to address the multi-faceted challenges of our future.

The 4 transitions

Key Figures

3 Campuses

in France


Accredited engineering degrees

3 Missions

Academics, Research, Corporate services

40 Specialisation options
5 000 Students
7 Fields of study
99 Student organisations
340 Partner universities
23 Research Labs
28000 Alumni

Around the world


Educational innovation

JUNIA has an ambitious plan for 2018–2024 built on a number of strategic areas, at the heart of which are educational innovation and digitalisation. Our mission is to offer science and engineering students from France and abroad an unbeatable learning experience. JUNIA’s scientific expertise is recognized by regional and national labs and demonstrated by our research publications and projects, and by our exemplary international cooperation.

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A large offer of programs

JUNIA’s academic programs are based on the acquisition of solid scientific and technical skills as well as personal development. Students build their own path toward their career goals with scientific courses, individual mentoring, and professional immersion throughout the program. Explore our academic offer.


A school open to the world

There is no global education without international exposure. Internationalisation is at the heart of all JUNIA’s missions: education, research, and business services. Discover our international strategy.

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3 degrees, 1 school
JUNIA HEI for General Engineering
JUNIA ISA for Life Sciences
JUNIA ISEN for IT and Computer Science

Formed in 2013 following the merger of Lille Catholic University’s three schools of science and engineering,

JUNIA offers a wide range of study programs under one identity.

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Modern facilities

JUNIA is modernising our campus in Lille with our Fab Lab, co-design centres, demonstrators and more for an enhanced student experience. JUNIA has also created a career centre dedicated to helping students define their professional project and career objectives. These are just some examples of the ways our school is developing and diversifying. We hope you’ll be as proud as we are to be part of the JUNIA community and our mission to work for a better tomorrow.

Top 5 reasons to study at JUNIA

  1. Increase your employability with a transdisciplinary, whole-person education focused on active learning and hands-on experiences

2. Build a customised, piecemeal training plan to fit your interests and career goals

3. Develop an international profile living and studying in a multicultural environment

4. Enjoy a rich and diverse student life in a vibrant city at the crossroads of Europe

5. Benefit from a robust global alumni network

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