Specialisation schools provide students with specialised knowledge and training for specific professional activities. Programmes lasts at least two years, and between 120 and 300 credits are required to obtain the specialisation qualification.
To be admitted to a specialisation school you must have a master degree or a suitable equivalent foreign qualification. Admission is also subject to the passing of a competitive examination, the details of which are published on an annual basis.
Specialisation schools are divided into medical and non-medical areas. There are two different admission procedures.