Requirements for admission

In order to apply for the MSc in Medical Research Methodology, you need to:

1. Complete the application form and the statement of purpose

Download the Application form (.docx)

Download the Statement of purpose (.docx)

2. Attach:
  • a copy of your Bachelor/MSc/PhD degrees,
  • a recognition of your degree from D.O.A.T.A.P./Hellenic NARIC with BA degree grade (if needed),
  • a recently updated CV (in English),
  • a photocopy of your ID or passport,
  • a proof of competency in English language
  • two updated reference letters concerning this MSc written in English language
3. Send these documents to the addresses: info-mrm (@) and alkaragi (@)

Application forms are accepted till Sunday 31st October 2021

How to pay the fees

How to apply for exemption from fees

In order to apply for exemption from fees, you need to complete the Fees exemption application form (.docx) between 8/12/2021 and 14/12/2021, and send it along with the necessary documents to the address

How to register for electives

During the first week, post-graduate students are asked to declare three elective courses they wish to attend.

How to obtain an institutional e-mail

  • An institutional user account by Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Information and Technology Centre in the form is required to access the virtual learning environment (VLE), which will be used for this MSc program.
  • All students, once successfully registered, need to create an institutional user account, following the process described at
  • The process should be completed promptly before the first week. During the first day of the week our staff will provide further support with registration, if needed. For students who already own an institutional user account, no further action is necessary.
  • An institutional user account provides also access to other resources available from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, such as personal e-mail account, VPN service (access to a large number of medical journals) and free distribution of Microsoft software (Microsoft Windows and Office, Microsoft and Google cloud storage services with unrestricted storage capacity).

    For a comprehensive list of services offered by Aristotle University of Thessaloniki along with specific guidance please click here:

  • IMPORTANT: All communication via the VLE, such as e-mail notifications and alerts has to be handled through institutional e-mail accounts in the form of Students may opt to enable forwarding to their personal e-mail address. Detailed instructions can be found at
  • Once an institutional user account has been successfully created, students are prompted to access the VLE (Moodle platform), available at After logging in the VLE, students are requested to update their personal profile information. The MSc Secretariat will subsequently make sure to enroll students to modules subscribed.