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Advanced Master Programme in
Life Sciences & Health Management (APiL)
Launch your project in the Health sector

In partnership with

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Objective

The Master aims to explore, synergise, and capitalise competencies at the crossroads of healthcare innovations, entrepreneurship and business development.Its main objective is to provide conditions for success to first-class life scientists, healthcare managers and would-be entrepreneurs in their ventures and professional achievements.

Career opportunities

At the end of the programme, students have a global vision allowing them to become successful entrepreneurs, innovation leaders or top managers in life sciences and health through an intensive, specialised, carefully-crafted, advanced programme co-created and designed by Institut Pasteur & ESCP Business School.

Benefits of the Programme

  • Cross-disciplinary, innovative, operational teaching methods
  • Organised according to the main stages of innovation management and entrepreneurship in life sciences and health
  • Teamwork, project-based learning accompanied by recognised mentors
  • In cooperation with an extensive global network of scientists, entrepreneurs and experts

Academic Director


Frédéric Jallat, Professor, ESCP Business School

Frédéric Jallat

Professor at ESCP Business School
Academic Director, MSc. Biopharmaceutical Management (Paris & London)

PhD & Research Director, HDR
Doctoral Programme – ESSEC & Aix-Marseille III University
ITP - New York University
Research areas: Stakeholder Relationship Management, Pricing, Disruptive Strategies, Geo-Economy & International Competitiveness

Academic Director


Fabrice Larat - Faculty - L'ENA

Dominique Franco

Professor

Emeritus professor of surgery, University Paris-Saclay
Special advisor, Education direction, Institut Pasteur
President of the scientific advisory board of Eukarÿs
Steering committee of iLite project
Research areas: Regenerative medicine, Liver biofabrication, Online teaching and MOOCs, Awakening to the creation of start-ups

Two Partner Institutions

Students learn from two leading, world-renowned institutions with the ambition to play a significant role in the global ecosystem of life sciences and health.

ESCP Business School provides its expertise in biopharmaceutical management, entrepreneurship and business analytics, while Institut Pasteur brings its talents and know-how in research in life sciences, breakthrough innovation and medical development.

This alliance offers an innovative, highly specialised curriculum taught by recognised experts, high-level entrepreneurs and top professors from both institutions, allowing students to benefit from this combined expertise.

Masters Students Blog

Get to know our master programmes experience from our students’ point of view. Learn what our former and current students are up to, and what it’s like to live in the most dynamic cities of Europe. blog.masters.escp.eu

Advanced Master Programme in
Life Sciences & Health Management (APiL)
Curriculum

A ONE YEAR PROGRAMME TO LAUNCH YOUR PROJECT

The academic year is divided into three semesters and starts in September. Students follow business courses, capsules modules on entrepreneurship and start-up creation in healthcare, workshops, companies visits, MOOCs and other seminars.

A one year full-time programme

General Management

At the beginning of the programme, students will follow six ESCP modules on the essentials of business.

  • Strategy
  • Marketing in globalised world
  • Financial statement analysis
  • Operations management
  • Financial management
  • Big Data & Business Analytics

At the end of the semester, students will follow classes on campus for a week.

For more detailed list of modules, please download the brochure

Capsules & MOOCs

Throughout the year, they will also follow Capsules modules, MOOCs and webinars on startup creation & management

  • Selection of project + Team building
  • Four sessions on campus (4 weeks)
  • E-learning (webinar + capsules)
  • Expert coaching

For more detailed list of modules, please download the brochure

Professional Thesis & Business Plan

At the end of the year, a professional research thesis is to be written, and defended in front of a jury.

This exercise allows students tu structure their thinking by looking more deeply into a problematic. This thesis can take form of a business plan in the context of a launch of a company.

Two Partner Institutions

Students learn from two leading, world-renowned institutions with the ambition to play a significant role in the global ecosystem of life sciences and health.

ESCP Business School provides its expertise in biopharmaceutical management, entrepreneurship and business analytics, while Institut Pasteur brings its talents and know-how in research in life sciences, breakthrough innovation and medical development.

This alliance offers an innovative, highly specialised curriculum taught by recognised experts, high-level entrepreneurs and top professors from both institutions, allowing students to benefit from this combined expertise.

Masters Students Blog

Get to know our master programmes experience from our students’ point of view. Learn what our former and current students are up to, and what it’s like to live in the most dynamic cities of Europe. blog.masters.escp.eu

Advanced Master Programme in
Life Sciences & Health Management (APiL)
Admissions

Requirements

  • Master Degree (minimum 300 ECTS credits) OR Bachelor Degree (minimum 180 ECTS credits) with 2 years of professional experience
  • Proficiency in English

We accept students, PhD students or young professionals

Procedure

Step 1: Application

Applications are made online. Carefully complete the online application form before the deadline specified in the Admission Calendar and include the following required documents:

  • A Curriculum Vitae
  • A motivation letter
  • Two reference letters
  • A copy of a Master/ or a Bachelor diploma already obtained OR a certificate of enrolment
  • A copy of your TOEFL or TOEIC listening and reading score or IELTS score (taken within the last two years) - C1 level

An admission committee declares the eligibility of candidates. Eligibility results will be displayed on our website.

Step 2: Personal Interview

If you are declared eligible, you are invited to a personal interview online with the Selection Committee. Acceptance results are sent out by email on the date specified in the Admission Calendar.

Step 3: Confirmation

If you are accepted and offered a place you must confirm acceptance of the offer by the date specified in the Admission Calendar and pay a non-refundable deposit of €2.000 to secure a place in the programme.

Admission Calendar

1st round 2nd round 3rd round
Deadline for online application
6 Jan 2022 28 Mar 2022 7 Jun 2022
Eligibility results
19 Jan 2022 19 Apr 2022 20 Jun 2022
Interviews for eligible candidates
27-31 Jan 2022 25 Apr - 6 May 2022 23-27 Jun 2022
Acceptance results
3 Feb 2022 10 May 2022 30 Jun 2022
Confirmation
17 Feb 2022 19 May 2022 8 Jul 2022

Two Partner Institutions

Students learn from two leading, world-renowned institutions with the ambition to play a significant role in the global ecosystem of life sciences and health.

ESCP Business School provides its expertise in biopharmaceutical management, entrepreneurship and business analytics, while Institut Pasteur brings its talents and know-how in research in life sciences, breakthrough innovation and medical development.

This alliance offers an innovative, highly specialised curriculum taught by recognised experts, high-level entrepreneurs and top professors from both institutions, allowing students to benefit from this combined expertise.

Masters Students Blog

Get to know our master programmes experience from our students’ point of view. Learn what our former and current students are up to, and what it’s like to live in the most dynamic cities of Europe. blog.masters.escp.eu

Advanced Master Programme in
Life Sciences & Health Management (APiL)
Fees & Financial

Application Fees

  • €130 (non-refundable)

Fees Academic Year 2022/2023

€32,000

The fees are invoiced either:

  • in one instalment at the beginning of the academic year
  • direct debit option: 6 monthly instalments paid from November to April

Applicants who are offered a place must confirm their acceptance and pay a non-refundable deposit of €2,000 for tuition fees.

Two Partner Institutions

Students learn from two leading, world-renowned institutions with the ambition to play a significant role in the global ecosystem of life sciences and health.

ESCP Business School provides its expertise in biopharmaceutical management, entrepreneurship and business analytics, while Institut Pasteur brings its talents and know-how in research in life sciences, breakthrough innovation and medical development.

This alliance offers an innovative, highly specialised curriculum taught by recognised experts, high-level entrepreneurs and top professors from both institutions, allowing students to benefit from this combined expertise.

Masters Students Blog

Get to know our master programmes experience from our students’ point of view. Learn what our former and current students are up to, and what it’s like to live in the most dynamic cities of Europe. blog.masters.escp.eu
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