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
International Max Planck Research School on Neuroscience of Communication: Function, Structure, and Plasticity (IMPRS NeuroCom) Leipzig, Germany PhD, MD Cognition and Neural Network, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Motor Systems Data analysis and software tools, Imaging methods, Language and communication, Motivation and emotion, Motor control, Multisensory integration, Social cognition and behavior Yes
International PhD Program in Neuroscience Porto, Portugal 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, Neurogenesis and gliogenesis, Social cognition and behavior Yes
International PhD Programme in Cognitive Neuroscience (CogNeS) PhD, MD-PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders Data analysis and software tools, Electrophysiology, Imaging methods, Learning and memory, Multisensory integration, Social cognition and behavior Yes
International PhD-Program in Computational Neuroscience & Neurotechnology Freiburg, Germany PhD Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motor Systems, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging Brain-machine interface, Data analysis and software tools, Deep and Machine Learning, Learning and memory, Multisensory integration, Neural circuit mechanisms, Neuromorphic engineering Yes
Interuniversity Doctoral Programme in Neurosciences Leioa, Spain PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, Anatomy, Cell types, Gene expression and regulation, Ischemia, Learning and memory, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Physiology and imaging, Therapeutic strategies Yes
János Szentágothai School of Neuroscience Budapest, Hungary PhD Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Sensory Systems Biological rhythms and sleep, Cell types, Cognitive function, Intracellular dynamics, Neuroendocrine, Psychiatric disorders Yes
Joint Master in Neuroscience Strasbourg, France MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Cell types, Computational clinical neuroscience, Data analysis and software tools, Gene expression and regulation, Glia-neuron interactions, Learning and memory, Neural circuit mechanisms, Neurotransmitters and their receptors Yes
Language and Cognitive Neuroscience Zagreb, Croatia PhD Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour Anatomy, Imaging methods, Language and communication, Learning and memory, Neural circuit mechanisms, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptic transmission Yes
Lemanic Neuroscience Doctoral School Lausanne, Switzerland PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurogenesis and Development Development of neural systems, Developmental disorders, Learning and memory, Motivation and emotion, Neurogenesis and gliogenesis, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Mainz Research School of Translational Biomedicine (TransMed) Mainz, Germany PhD, MD-PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders CNS autoimmune diseases, Cognitive development and aging, Learning and memory, Neural circuit mechanisms, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptic plasticity Yes
Master (120) in biomedical sciences (option neuroscience) Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium MSc Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motor Systems, Neurogenesis and Development Computational clinical neuroscience, Data analysis and software tools, Development of neural systems, Molecular signals and their receptors, Motor control, Multisensory integration, Neural Network Models Yes
Master and PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience Nijmegen, The Netherlands MSc, PhD Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging Attention and Perception, Data analysis and software tools, Data Driven Modelling, Language and communication, Neural Network Models, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Master and PhD Neuroscience – Lisbon Lisbon, Portugal MSc, PhD Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development Computational clinical neuroscience, Data analysis and software tools, Decision making and reasoning, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Motor neuron diseases, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptogenesis and activity-dependent development Yes
Master and PhD program in Neuroscience – Lyon Lyon, France MSc, PhD Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Neurogenesis and Development, Sensory Systems Ischemia, Language and communication, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Multisensory integration, Pain, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Master Cognitive Neuroscience Berlin (MCNB) MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Emotion and Behaviour, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Sensory Systems Human consciousness, Human studies, Imaging methods, Learning and memory, Multisensory integration, Tactile/somatosensory system Yes
Master Degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology Turin, Italy MSc Neurogenesis and Development Glia-neuron interactions, Molecular signals and their receptors, Neuro-oncology, Neurogenesis and gliogenesis, Neurotransmitters and their receptors Yes
Master in Biomedical Research – Speciality in Neuroscience and Cognition Pamplona, Spain MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development Cognitive development and aging, Development of neural systems, Developmental disorders, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Molecular signals and their receptors, Neural circuit mechanisms, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Master in Biomedical Sciences – Specialisation Medical Neurosciences Nijmegen, The Netherlands MSc Internal States and Homeostasis, Motor Systems Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, Brain vasculature, Ischemia, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Motor control, Neuroimmunology, Tactile/somatosensory system, Therapeutic strategies Yes
Master in Biomedical Sciences, specialisation Neurosciences Antwerp, Belgium MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders Gene expression and regulation, Intracellular dynamics, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Neural circuit mechanisms, Psychiatric disorders Yes
Master in Brain and Cognition Barcelona, Spain MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Sensory Systems Auditory system, Cognitive development and aging, Data analysis and software tools, Deep and Machine Learning, Learning and memory, Neural Network Models, Social cognition and behavior, Vision Yes
Master in Cognitive Neuroscience of Language San Sebastian, Spain MSc Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development Decision making and reasoning, Development of neural systems, Developmental disorders, Language and communication, Learning and memory, Social cognition and behavior No
Master in Cognitive Science – Trento Trento, Italy MSc Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour Computational clinical neuroscience, Data analysis and software tools, Imaging methods, Intervention methods, Language and communication, Neuroethology, Sensorimotor control, Social cognition and behavior, Tactile/somatosensory system Yes
Master in Cognitive Science (CogMaster) – Paris Paris, France MSc Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Sensory Systems Attention and Perception, Auditory system, Glia-neuron interactions, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptic plasticity, Vision Yes
Master in Health Sciences and PhD in Health Sciences Braga, Portugal MSc, PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, Cell types, Cognitive development and aging, Epigenetic mechanisms, Gene expression and regulation, Ischemia, Learning and memory, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Neural circuit mechanisms, Social cognition and behavior, Therapeutic strategies Yes
Master in Life Sciences & Health Nice, France MSc Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Neural circuit mechanisms, Psychiatric disorders, Synaptic plasticity, Synaptic transmission Yes
Master in Life Sciences, IMaLiS course Paris, France MSc Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity Development of neural systems, Learning and memory, Neural circuit motifs, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Synaptic plasticity, Synaptic transmission Yes
Master in Neuroscience – Geneva Geneva, Switzerland MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Motor Systems, Neurogenesis and Development Decision making and reasoning, Molecular signals and their receptors, Motivation and emotion, Motor control, Multisensory integration, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptogenesis and activity-dependent development Yes
Master in Neuroscience BIP-Neuroscience Specialty Paris, France MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Neurogenesis and Development Ischemia, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Neural circuit mechanisms, Neurogenesis and gliogenesis, Synaptogenesis and activity-dependent development Yes
Master in Neurosciences San Juan de Alicante, Spain MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Neurogenesis and Development Development of neural systems, Intervention methods, Learning and memory, Molecular signals and their receptors, Neural circuit mechanisms, Pharmacology, Synaptic transmission, Vision Yes
Master Neuroscience and Cognition Utrecht, The Netherlands MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Neurogenesis and Development Attention and Perception, Development of neural systems, Developmental disorders, Learning and memory, Motor neuron diseases, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptogenesis and activity-dependent development Yes