Welcome to IFMT

IFMT, the Francophone Institute for Tropical Medicine, is an international postgraduate school located in Vientiane, capital of Lao PDR. It offers a two-year training program to doctors and other health professionals, in French and English, leading to a Master‘s degree in tropical medicine and international health. Its location in an enchanting developing country and the network with many prestigious institutions in the region that offer services or that do research in the country and the Mekong sub-region, makes it an ideal place to acquire skills to act to improve the health and the well-being of communities living in tropical areas.