Application / Registration

Who should apply  

To be eligible for enrolment in the ECPM Course, applicants must have a university degree, an MD or a PhD. The ECPM Course is a postgraduate education programme designed for pharmaceutical industry, regulatory and university professionals to improve their skills. The programme is particularly aimed at scientists who are involved in the drug development process and have already at least 1-2 years working experience.

Tuition Fee  

The tuition fee for the entire course amounts to CHF 14,750. A reduced fee of CHF 13,750 applies to the ECPM Consortium, “Weiterbildungsstätten” of SGPM (Swiss Society of Pharmaceutical Medicine) and SwAPP (Swiss Association of Pharmaceutical Professionals) and for companies who register more than 10 participants. The special fee for members of Universities and regulatory authorities is CHF 9,000. The fee includes course material, lunches, coffee breaks and final examination. For the oral/essay examination CHF 750 will be charged.  

Participants should book their own hotel rooms. ECPM participants are eligible for reduced rates at the following hotels:

Cancellation policy  

In the event of a cancellation before May 31, 2017, the tuition fee, minus CHF 600 for administrative expenses, will be returned. There will be no refund on cancellations after this date.  

Venue  

The ECPM Course is held at the Pharmacenter, University of Basel, Klingelbergstrasse 50, Basel, Switzerland.  

Application Dossier  

Applications together with a one-page curriculum vitae and a copy of the University diploma (or a certified English or German translation) should be submitted either via the online registration form and by mail.    

Applications are reviewed by the course directorate and will be confirmed on an ongoing basis. Please refer to the deadline for the course you enrolling in. As enrolment is limited, prospective participants are encouraged to apply well in advance.  

ECPM Course participants will be registered as students at the University of Basel at no cost. To obtain the student card a separate form (requiring a printed photo) will be provided by the university. 

Registration

The next ECPM Course Cycle 2017-2019 is open for registration.