Deadlines & Documents
- The Application Deadline for Non-EU non-EEA students is 1 MARCH 2017 9.00 hrs AM CET.
- The Application Deadline for students from Erasmus MC, NL, EU, EEA, Canada, USA, Australia and New-Zealand is 3 APRIL 2017 9.00 hrs AM CET.
Two main target groups will be eligible to enrol in the program:
I] Excellent academic students with a Bachelor degree in Medicine, Biology, Biomedical sciences, (Bio)Chemistry, or related studies:
- from Erasmus MC
- from another Dutch university
- from an international university
II] Excellent non-academic students with a Bachelor degree from an Applied Sciences University (laboratory colleges or equivalent), only after nomination by their college:
- from Applied Sciences University Rotterdam
- from another Dutch Applied Sciences University
- from an international equivalent
The applicant should have a good working command of the English language, both oral and written. Foreign applicants whose native language is not English should submit the official score of either one of the approved English Language Tests (TOEFLS or IELTS).
Requested documents for the application
For ALL applicants:
- The completed Application Form
- A Motivation letter
- A Resumé
- List of your grades and diplomas
- At least 2 letters of recommendation from your professors, teachers or supervisors
- Copy of the personal data page in your passport (non-EU) or ID-card
For foreign applicants whose native language is not English a copy of a recent:
- TOEFL test (Test Of English as a Foreign Language) with minimal score:
- 550 for paper based test
- 213 for computer based test,
- 80 for internet based test,
- IELTS test (International English Language Testing System) with minimal score: 6
- Between mid March and mid May 2017, interviews with students:
- For students living in the Netherlands interviews will take place at Erasmus MC
- For students living abroad, interviews will be done using webcams through an internet connection (Skype)
- End of May 2016 at the latest all students will be informed whether or not they are admitted.
- The 1st Summer Course for Class 2016-2018 starts on Monday 4 September 2017.
Again APPLICATION DEADLINES:
- non-EU and non-EEA = 1 MARCH 2017 9.00AM CET
- EU, EEA, USA, Oceania = 3 APRIL 2017 9.00AM CET
For all Research Master programs at Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), tuition fees for non-EU non-EEA citizens are € 18.000/year.
As Research Master Infection & Immunity, we only have a very limited number of very competitive personal scholarships available.
Please check if you qualify for a NUFFIC NFP Master (MA) scholarship at:
- Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) – Erasmus University Rotterdam and
- Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) – Study in Holland
Students from the USA PLEASE NOTE that Erasmus University Rotterdam and Erasmus MC are eligible:
- for the Sallie Mae Smart Option Loan:
- as well as the Parent Loan:
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