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The « INNOVATIVE DRUGS » (LipTherapI) international Master is a high-level training program in the field of innovative strategies for diagnostic and therapeutic applications.  Students enrolled in the one-year full-time program will acquire a dual skill in molecular imaging and in pharmaceutical nanoengineering.

The « INNOVATIVE DRUGS » (LipTherapI) International Master is organized jointly with the Universities of Franche-Comté and Bourgogne (Burgundy). The courses will be located at the University of Bourgogne, in Dijon.  

Course content

  • For the M1 (60 ECTS, opening in September 2020):

Lectures are scheduled from September to June and will take place at the University of Bourgogne in Dijon.

The M1 provides the basics required for the specialization of the M2. It includes units of general interest for a research-oriented Master (scientific culture, drug regulations and training to the management of scientific projects) and a two-month internship in a research laboratory. The other teaching units concern the following topics: introduction to nanosciences, chemistry and physical chemistry, spectroscopic methods of characterization, biomolecule and hetero-element chemistry-pharmaceutical chemistry, molecular and functional imaging, metabolic biochemistry and regulations, cell biology and engineering-cancerology, drug design and development.

  • For the M2 (60 ECTS including an internship of 30 ECTS, open since 2017):

Lectures are scheduled from September to December and take place at the University of Bourgogne in Dijon.

Entry requirements

  • For the M1 (opening in September 2020): Validation of a Bachelor's degree in biology, physics, chemistry or life sciences
  • For the M2 (open since 2017):
    • Validation of a first full year Master of Science in biology, physics, chemistry or life sciences

    • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.) or Doctor of Medicine (MD)

    • Or a significant professional experience in connection with the program of the Master and after the approbation of the pedagogical committee of the Master.

The program requires at least a level of English equivalent to B2 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

Application process

From April, please connect you from  to the UBFC website, at the following address: http://www.ubfc.fr/masters

Only the application period mentioned on the UBFC website is valid including the applicants concerned by the “studying in France” procedure. The registration deadline mentioned in the Campus France website has not to be considered. 

The following documents are required for the online application:

  • ID card or passport
  • Motivation letter
  • Copies of diplomas
  • Academic transcripts
  • Up to date CV
  • Two recommendation letters
  • English Language Proficiency Attestation