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Specialized and Advanced Specialized Medical Training (DFMS and DFMSA)

International students can follow specialized or advanced medical training at the Faculty of Medical and Paramedical Sciences of Aix-Marseille University.

How to access?

The Diploma of Specialised Medical Training (DFMS) and the Diploma of Advanced Specialised Medical Training (DFMSA), are intended only for foreign nationals OUTSIDE the European Union, European Economic Area, Swiss Confederation, Principality of Andorra.

These postgraduate diploma courses must be associated with positions as interns in the approved hospital services for the discipline concerned.

Diploma of Specialized Medical Training (DFMS)

Training open to holders of a doctor's or pharmacist's diploma :

  • allowing the practice of medicine in their country of origin or in the country of graduation,
  • and in the course of specialized medical training.

The training corresponds to the model of the corresponding Diploma of Specialized Studies (DES).

Diploma of Advanced Specialized Medical Training (DFMSA)

Training open to holders of a diploma in medicine or specialist pharmacy, enabling them to practise medicine in their country of origin or in the country where they obtained their diploma.

The training corresponds to the model of the corresponding Diploma of Complementary Specialized Studies (DESC).

Student intranet

For more information access the student intranet.