Access Requirements

Master course admission requirements are defined by the French Community of Belgium Decree of 7 November 2013 defining the hiher education landscape and the academic organisation of courses.

General and specific admission requirements for this programme must be satisfied at the time of enrolling at the university.

In the event of the divergence between the different linguistic versions of the present conditions, the French version shall prevail.



Specific access requirements

Since this program is taught in English, no prior proof of French language proficiency is required, except for students wishing to access the didactic program who must provide proof of a CEFR level C1 proficiency.

Students who wish to be admitted on the basis of a dossier (see tables below) are invited to consult the criteria for the evaluation of application.

University Bachelors

Diploma Special Requirements Access Remarks
UCLouvain Bachelors
CHIM1BA - Bachelier en sciences chimiques Access based on application
BIOL1BA - Bachelier en sciences biologiques Direct access
SBIM1BA Direct access
Direct access
Titre inconnu:lmed1ba Direct access Le choix des cours de 1ère année de master pourrait être adapté en fonction de la formation antérieure.
Titre inconnu:lvete1ba Direct access Le choix des cours de 1ère année de master pourrait être adapté en fonction de la formation antérieure.
Others Bachelors of the French speaking Community of Belgium
Bachelier en sciences chimiques Access based on application
Direct access
Bachelier en sciences de l'ingénieur - orientation bioingénieur Access with additional training
Bachelier en sciences biomédicales Direct access Le choix des cours de 1ère année de master pourrait être adapté en fonction de la formation antérieure.
Bachelors of the Dutch speaking Community of Belgium
Bachelor in biologie Access based on application

Bachelors in de biochemie en de biotechnologie

Bachelor in biologie
Access based on application
Foreign Bachelors
Access based on application

Non university Bachelors

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Diploma Access Remarks
BA - technologue de laboratoire médical - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA en agronomie (techniques et gestion agricoles) - EPS - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA en agronomie (toutes orientations) - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA en chimie (biochimie, biotechnologie, chimie appliquée) - EPS - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA en chimie (biochimie, biotechnologie, chimie appliquée, environnement) - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
Les enseignements supplémentaires éventuels peuvent être consultés dans le module complémentaire. Type court

Holders of a 2nd cycle University degree

Diploma Special Requirements Access Remarks
"Licenciés"
Direct access
Masters
Direct access

Holders of a non-University 2nd cycle degree

Access based on validation of professional experience

> It is possible, under certain conditions, to use one's personal and professional experience to enter a university course without having the required qualifications. However, validation of prior experience does not automatically apply to all courses. Find out more about Validation of priori experience.

Access based on application

Admission on the basis of a submitted dossier may be granted either directly or on the condition of completing additional coursework of a maximum of 60 ECTS credits, or refused.

The first step in the procedure is to submit a file online ( see https://uclouvain.be/en/study/inscriptions/futurs-etudiants.html).

Students who wish to be admitted on the basis of a dossier are invited to consult the criteria for the evaluation of application.

Admission and Enrolment Procedures for general registration