Prospective Students

Information for prospective students on our application process, entry requirements, during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Teaching will be organized according to local sanitary regulations and situation. If you are unable to travel to Tours in September you will still be able to start your degree online, wherever you are in the world, and join us later. We are committed to delivering an exciting and valuable induction experience for everyone, whether you can make it on campus or not.


Meeting our English language requirements: Find more information here!


To be eligible for the IDOH+ programme you must comply with the eligibility criteria

  1. You must have been awarded a first cycle degree (bachelor degree) from an accredited university. The degree must have involved a minimum of three years full time study and correspond to a minimum of 180 ECTS.
  2. Your degree must have been awarded with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division; 2-1; 2A) or equivalent.
  3. Your area of study should have been in one of the following areas: biological sciences (if possible with a major in immunology, infectious diseases or microbiology); veterinary, medical or pharmaceutical sciences.
  4. You must demonstrate your proficiency in English. For information on accepted proof of English competence, see English Language Requirements

We apply the same minimum requirements for the academic results as the University of Edinburgh uses for entry of international students to their postgraduate studies.

The grades listed in the website should be treated as a general guide. Each application is considered individually and you are advised to contact the IDOH+ coordinators for further information on admissions