Selection process

Recruitment schedule for 2020 session

The 1st call is already running; the deadline is 13th March 2020.

The selection is a continuous process and you can secure your place for the next intake at any time,

once your application is submitted, evaluated and we have organised an interview (usually by skype).

You are automatically considered as an applicant for the EMaVE scholarships

(allocation of the scholarships will be decided at the beginning of April)

The last Skype interviews for the 1st call will take place on 2nd April 2020.

The deadline for the second call will be 12th June 2020.

To be noticed: this year for the first time, French students can join the programme either in continuous training or initial training.

It’s also possible to apply directly in M2 if you have already validated an equivalent M1 in vine/wine sciences.

EMaVE representatives will travel to China and the USA during the winter in order to meet you (details will be announced on this page).

The Vinifera team, A Pellegrino and P Lallemand will be pleased to meet you in North America in order to discuss the Vinifera opportunities and your personal projects:

  • on Friday 17th January at Michigan State University
  • on Tuesday 21th January at Oregon State University
  • on Thursday 23th January at Brock University

For further details or appointment please contact us

The selection process of the Vinifera master programme has been accredited by the international independent institution of ASIIN.

To ensure perfect equity between applicants, our consortium of European universities has established different steps of an online application process, which includes :

fill in the pre-inscription form

write a personal statement that includes a brief personal history and reasons for applying, life experience, professional objectives

provide a Curriculum Vitae

provide proof of English language proficiency (IELTS/>6 or TOEFL/score >550)

upload your diploma and transcript of marks in pdf format.

enter the emails of two referees who will submit a reference in English

  • November

    Application for 1st call


  • On-going until April

    Interviews for selected applications

    On-going until April

  • Late March

    Results 1st call

    Late March

  • April

    Application for 2nd call


  • June

    Skype interviews for selected applicants


  • Late June

    Final results

    Late June

  • Mid-september

    Vinifera 1st Term