Admission

Admission requirements

  • Master of Medicine obtained at an university acknowledged by its respective country regulation
  • Specialization degree in Ophthalmology obtained according to current regulation

Tuition fees

The fees cover tuition, course material, lunches (at the hospital canteen) and lodging (single room) at partner hotels.

2017
For the Medical Retina module in Rome (February 2017) the fee is of € 1’500.–. The accommodation is not included and ESASO will not arrange it.

For the rest of the 2017 modules the fee is € 2’250.– and is paid with one single advanced installment, usually 90 days prior to the beginning of the module to secure participation.

2018
For the Oculoplastic module in Malta (January 2018) the fee is of € 2’500.– including accommodation.

For the Medical Retina module in Rome (February 2018) the fee is of € 1’500.–. The accommodation is not included and ESASO will not arrange it.

For the rest of the 2018 modules the fee is € 2’300.– and is paid with one single advanced installment, usually 90 days prior to the beginning of the module to secure participation.

Method of payment

Successful candidates receive a formal letter of acceptance from the ESASO Administration.

The amount of the fee may be then credited to a bank account.

Cancellations made up to 40 days prior to the beginning of the module will qualify for a refund of the payment amount received less a EUR 500.- administration fee.

Online Application

For the modules held in Europe, please apply on the programme page of the Lugano Campus.
The full application package, to be sent in a Portable Document Format (PDF) files, will include:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copy of the Degree/Master in Medicine
  • Copy of the Specialization in Ophthalmology
  • Passport copy
  • Sponsorship certificate if tuition fee is paid by institutions or an industry sponsor (as evidence of financial support).

Deadline for online application – click here

Applications may be accepted within the limits of available places.

Deadline for 2018 applications – click here

Applications may be accepted within the limits of available places.