NENS Programme Directory

NENS currently represents over 200 graduate neuroscience schools and programmes across 27 European countries. Explore the NENS Directory and discover the landscape of European neuroscience graduate education.
Explore the NENS Programme Directory map below to find a neuroscience graduate programme.

Name Location Degrees Domain Subdomains Participating in the NENS Exchange Grants initiative
Euromediterranean Master in Neuroscience and Biotechnology Valencia, Spain MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders Anxiety and Fear-based Disorders, Attention and Perception, Cognitive development and aging, Glia-neuron interactions, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior Yes
European Graduate School of Neuroscience (EURON) Maastricht, The Netherlands PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Cell types, Gene expression and regulation, Intervention methods, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Pharmacology, Psychiatric disorders Yes
Fundamental and translational Neuroscience Sevilla, Spain MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Internal States and Homeostasis, Motor Systems Brain-machine interface, Decision making and reasoning, Learning and memory, Metabolism, Motor control, Neural circuit mechanisms, Neuroimmunology, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Graduate Program in Neuroscience – Crete Heraklion, Crete, Greece MSc, PhD Cell Biology and Cell Types, Cognition and Neural Network, Internal States and Homeostasis, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Synaptic Integration Cellular signalling, HPA axis, Intervention methods, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Neuroendocrine, Pharmacology, Psychiatric disorders, Stress and the brain Yes
Graduate Programme in Neuroscience – Copenhagen Copenhagen, Denmark PhD Circuit Dynamics and Oscillations, Cognition and Neural Network, Emotion and Behaviour, Excitability and Plasticity, Injury, Internal States and Homeostasis, Ischemia, Motor Systems, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types, Other Brain Diseases, Other Brain Diseases, Ischemia, Stroke, Injury, Sensory Systems, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity Action potentials, Addiction and drugs of abuse Yes
Graduate Programme in Neuroscience – Oxford Oxford, United Kingdom MSc, PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurogenesis and Development Animal models, Decision making and reasoning, Environmental factors, Epilepsy, Language and communication, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Molecular signals and their receptors, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Graduate Programme in Psychology Cambridge, United Kingdom BSc, MSc, PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Sensory Systems Auditory system, Learning and memory, Multisensory integration, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Graduate Programme of Biomedicine Aarhus, Denmark PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Internal States and Homeostasis Learning and memory, Neural circuit mechanisms, Neuroimmunology, Psychiatric disorders, Stress and the brain Yes
Graduate school neurodapt! Hamburg, Germany PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Sensory Systems Decision making and reasoning, Imaging methods, Learning and memory, Molecular and genetic techniques, Multisensory integration, Pain, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Graduate School Neurosciences Amsterdam Rotterdam (ONWAR) Amsterdam, The Netherlands PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Motor Systems, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging Ischemia, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Motor control, Multisensory integration, Neural circuit mechanisms Yes
Graduate School of Cellular & Molecular Neuroscience Tübingen, Germany MSc Motor Systems, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development, Sensory Systems, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity Adult stem cells and adult neurogenesis, ALS and FTD spectrum disorders, Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, Appetive and incentive learning and memory, Astrocyte-neuron interactions, Auditory system, Cellular signalling, Development of neural systems, Glia-neuron interactions, Imaging methods, Microglia, Molecular signals and their receptors, Motor control, Neural Network Models, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Tactile/somatosensory system Yes
Graduate School of Neural & Behavioural Sciences Tübingen, Germany MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Motor Systems Anatomy, Imaging methods, Learning and memory, Motor control, Social cognition and behavior, Tactile/somatosensory system Yes
Graduate School of Neural Information Processing Tübingen, Germany MSc, PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motor Systems Brain-machine interface, Conceptual modelling and pure theory, Data analysis and software tools, Deep and Machine Learning, Learning and memory, Motor control, Neural circuit mechanisms Yes
Graduate School of Pain Strasbourg, France MSc, PhD, MD-PhD Internal States and Homeostasis, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Sensory Systems Addiction and drugs of abuse, Neuroimmunology, Pain, Pharmacological and non-pharmacological analgesia, Psychiatric disorders, Stress and the brain Yes
Graduate School of Systemic Neurosciences (MSc, PhD) Munich, Germany MSc, PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurogenesis and Development Brain connectivity, Conceptual modelling and pure theory, Data analysis and software tools, Development of neural systems, Learning and memory, Molecular signals and their receptors, Social cognition and behavior Yes
HaPpY University of Strasbourg PhD Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Sensory Systems Affective disorders, Chronic pain No
Integrative Life Science (ILS) Doctoral Program Helsinki, Finland PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Internal States and Homeostasis, Neurogenesis and Development Development of neural systems, Learning and memory, Metabolism, Neural circuit mechanisms, Peripheral metabolism and brain function and behaviour, Stress and the brain Yes
International Doctoral Program Computational Neuroscience Berlin, Germany PhD Circuit Dynamics and Oscillations, Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Sensory Systems, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity Attention and Perception, Computational clinical neuroscience, Conceptual modelling and pure theory, Data analysis and software tools, Decision making and reasoning, Deep and Machine Learning, EEG, Electrophysiology, fMRI and PET, Learning and memory, Multisensory integration, Neural Network Models Yes
International Doctorate for Experimental Approaches to Language And Brain (IDEALAB) Potsdam, Germany PhD Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Sensory Systems Auditory system, Cognitive function, Language and communication, Multisensory integration, Social cognition and behavior Yes
International Graduate School in Integrated Neuroscience Bergen, Norway PhD Internal States and Homeostasis, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Sensory Systems Auditory system, Biological rhythms and sleep, Multisensory integration, Psychiatric disorders, Schizophrenia, Stress and the brain Yes
International Master in Affective Neuroscience (post-graduate) Maastricht, The Netherlands MSc Internal States and Homeostasis, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders Anxiety and Fear-based Disorders, Motivation and emotion, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior, Stress and the brain Yes
International Master Program Computational Neuroscience Berlin, Germany MSc Circuit Dynamics and Oscillations, Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Sensory Systems, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity Attention and Perception, Computational clinical neuroscience, Conceptual modelling and pure theory, Data analysis and software tools, Decision making and reasoning, Deep and Machine Learning, EEG, Electrophysiology, fMRI and PET, Neural Network Models Yes
International Master’s Programme in Clinical and Experimental Neuroscience Regensburg, Germany MSc Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development Development of neural systems, Learning and memory, Molecular signals and their receptors, Motivation and emotion, Neuro-oncology, Psychiatric disorders Yes
International Masters’ Degree in Neuroscience Trieste, Italy MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Excitability and Plasticity, Neurogenesis and Development, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity Attention and Perception, Cell excitability, Cellular signalling, Cognitive function, Development of neural systems, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Neurotrophins and other growth factors, Signal transduction pathways, Synaptic plasticity Yes
International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Organismal Biology Konstanz, Germany PhD Internal States and Homeostasis, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Sensory Systems Auditory system, Language and communication, Multisensory integration, Neuroendocrine, Neuroethology, Sex differences, Social cognition and behavior Yes
International Max Planck Research School for Brain and Behavior Bonn, Germany PhD Circuit Dynamics and Oscillations, Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Emotion and Behaviour, Excitability and Plasticity, Internal States and Homeostasis, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Motor Systems, Sensory Systems, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity Animal behaviour, Animal models, Animal studies, Attention and Perception, Biological rhythms and sleep, Brain connectivity, Conceptual modelling and pure theory, Data analysis and software tools, Data Driven Modelling, Deep and Machine Learning, Electron microscopy, Electrophysiology, Learning and memory, Multi-electrode recordings, arrays and silicon probes, Multisensory integration, Neural circuit mechanisms, Neuroethology, Physiology and imaging, Synaptic transmission Yes
International Max Planck Research School for Molecular Life Sciences: From Biological Structures to Neural Circuits Munich, Germany PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurogenesis and Development, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Cognitive development and aging, Gene expression and regulation, Intracellular dynamics, Learning and memory, Molecular signals and their receptors, Neural circuit mechanisms, Social cognition and behavior Yes
International Max Planck Research School for Neural Circuits Frankfurt/M., Germany PhD Circuit Dynamics and Oscillations, Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience Attention and Perception, Brain connectivity, Conceptual modelling and pure theory, Data analysis and software tools, Learning and memory, Navigation and spatial memory, Neural circuit motifs, Oscillations, Social cognition and behavior Yes
International Max Planck Research School for the Mechanisms of Mental Function and Dysfunction Tübingen, Germany MSc, PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Brain-machine interface, Learning and memory, Molecular signals and their receptors, Neural Network Models, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Sensorimotor control No
International Max Planck Research School for Translational Psychiatry Kraepelinstr. 2-10, Munich 80804, Germany PhD Circuit Dynamics and Oscillations Animal studies, Data Analysis, Molecular and genetic specification of circuits and cell types, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior, Stress and the brain No