Study Programmes Diplôme d’études spécialisées en Médecine générale

Practice of general medicine throughout the European Union

Overview DES MG 1

The DES-General Medicine is a specialised professional qualification aimed at authorizing the practice of general medicine. It is delivered on a full-time basis with a duration of 4 years leading to the academic title of Doctor in Medicine.

The Programme at a glance – 240 ECTS

  • Duration:
    4 years / 8 sem
  • Teaching Languages:
  • Admissions:
    Definitely closed
    Admissions for 2024-2025 open on 1 February 2024
  • Fees:
    200€/ sem. (semester 1,2,3,5)
  • Format:
    Full-time programme


This professional qualification is designed to authorise the practice of general medicine. It consists of three years’ clinical training and two semesters in biomedical research, clinical research or primary care.

It is also possible to stop after the three years of clinical training and obtain a Master’s degree in General Medicine.

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  • More than 100 general practitioners and hospital interns throughout Luxembourg
  • Experienced teachers practising general medicine
  • Multilingual environment