Pharmacovigilance and Pharmacoepidemiology (Master Year 1), M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English (book IELTS)


The Master Year 1 trainee must validate the theoretical and the practical trainings to progress to the second year programme of the Master in Pharmacovigilance and Pharmacoepidemiology.

Each Master trainee must conduct a research project in parallel to the theoretical training along the academic year. This research project can be achieved within an academic, regulatory or private body.

Note: If you are employed, you can perform the research project on your employer's premises.

This research project is assessed through three separate assessments:

  • the overall research project conduct
  • the research project written report
  • the oral defence of the research project report

The Master Year 1 trainee must at least obtain the overall "pass" grade for the research project to validate the practical training part of the Master first year programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basics In Epidemiology
  • Basics In Statistics
  • Valorisation And Critical Appraisal In Research
  • Basics In Clinical Pharmacology
  • Principles Of Pharmacovigilance
  • Basics In Pharmacoepidemiology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Weekday, Weekend
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

The Master year 1 targets students and professionals with a Bachelor or an equivalence(*) in Health or Life sciences.

To be eligible, you must:

  • be fluent in English (English taught training)
  • be familiar with computer use and have Internet access

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7000 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Students: 7000 Euros; Professionals: 12000 Euros


Eu2P enables scholarship application for Master students.

Attributions of scholarship is based on merit and reasearch interest grounds.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.