Practical details

Start of the programme

Between September and November 2020 (depending on when the academic year starts in each institution).

How to apply

The application procedure is in two phases:

  • Applicants submit application documents and portfolios online. Uploading your application documents is possible as from 15 November 2019. Deadline for application is 15 January 2020 (12pm/noon UTC+1). Follow the instructions under the ‘Send your application’ tab in the right upper corner on this website. As you will see, your application dossier will need some preparation. Have a look at the requirements and start preparing on time.
  • Selected candidates will be invited for an interview with the jury These interviews will take place 26-28 February 2020 in Lyon, France or via Skype. The results will be announced on March 2, 2020.

You will find a detailed description of the both phases under the ‘How to apply’ tab in the main menu.


The programme will be taught primarily in English, with the exception of a few courses in the language of the country of one of the four institutes. You will need a B1 level in English in order to successfully follow the InMICS courses. Additionally, if you wish to study at the University of Montréal, you will need an A2 level in French. Language levels will be assessed during the applicaton interviews.