IMVACC is open to physicians, veterinarians, researchers and health professionals actively engaged in professional life and who live and work in geographically dispersed clinical and research facilities.

A good level of spoken and written English is mandatory!

The level of education required for admission includes:

  • Master in sciences (MSc) or doctorate in human or veterinary medicine, biology or pharmacy
  • Master in theoretical or applied sciences (MSc) with experience in microbiology, immunology, epidemiology or biomedicine
  • Bachelor in sciences (BSc) with at least three years of full-time professional experience in microbiology, immunology, epidemiology or biomedicine

The number of participants is limited to 20-25 each year.

Upon successful completion of the course the trainees will obtain a Master in Advanced Studies (MAS)diploma from University of Lausanne.