Enrolment Procedure

Deadlines & Documents

Application Deadline

The Application Deadline for ALL students is:

Monday 1 APRIL 2019 23.59 hrs PM CET

Please apply and upload your documents through Studielink (https://app.studielink.nl/front-office/) in time!!

Target Groups

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

English proficiency

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

All documents provided should be in English!

How to send in your application

You will need to apply and upload your documents through Studielink (https://app.studielink.nl/front-office/).

We will NOT accept applications sent by email or regular mail!

Further dates

  • Interviews will be scheduled between 15 APRIL and 3 MAY 2019:
    • 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)

  • Second week of MAY 2019 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 2 September 2019.

Applications and information

For information and further questions, please send us an email message to:



Monday 1 APRIL 2019 23.59 PM CET

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