The recommended admission profile for the masters «History of Science and Scientific Communication» is that of a person educated in human sciences, social sciences, experimental sciences, or health or technology sciences, with an open attitude as regards human knowledge in general and scientific knowledge in particular, with an interest in the sociocultural dimension of science from the historic and current perspective, and with an ability to reflect and analyse things critically.

Those willing to do the masters must have language skills, more particularly, they must understand written English and other languages of culture, to be able to read the specialised literature.