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
PhD Programme in Neurosciences Barcelona, Spain PhD Internal States and Homeostasis, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Brain vasculature, Glia-neuron interactions, Neuroimmunology, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Trauma Yes
PhD programme in neurosciences of University of Tartu Tartu, Estonia PhD Internal States and Homeostasis, Motor Systems, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Motor control, Motor neurons and muscle, Neuroendocrine, Neuroimmunology, Psychiatric disorders Yes
PhD Programme of the Interdisciplinary Center for Neurosciences (IZN) Heidelberg, Germany PhD, MD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development CNS autoimmune diseases, Development of neural systems, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Neural circuit mechanisms Yes
PhD Psychology – London London, United Kingdom MSc, PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Sensory Systems Decision making and reasoning, Motivation and emotion, Multisensory integration, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior, Tactile/somatosensory system Yes
PhD Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO4 3SQ, United Kingdom PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Sensory Systems Attention and Perception, Cognitive development and aging, Cognitive function, Language and communication, Social cognition and behavior, Vision Yes
PhD Studies at Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology Warsaw, Poland PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Cell excitability, Cognitive function, Intracellular dynamics, Ischemia, Learning and memory, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Neural circuit mechanisms Yes
PhD training in neuroscience Prague, Czech Rep PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Cell types, Developmental disorders, Gene expression and regulation, Learning and memory, Neural circuit mechanisms Yes
Program in basic and applied Neurosciences València, Spain MSc Internal States and Homeostasis, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Gene expression and regulation, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Neuroendocrine, Neuroimmunology, Psychiatric disorders Yes
Psychology and Social Neuroscience, research curriculum CoSAN Rome, Italy PhD Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour Computational clinical neuroscience, Data analysis and software tools, Motivation and emotion, Neuro-robotics and Neuroprosthetics, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior, Trauma Yes
Research in Behaviour and Cognition Barcelona, Spain MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Sensory Systems Animal behaviour, Association cortex, Decision making and reasoning, Imaging methods, Multisensory integration, Neuroethology, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Research Master in Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience Maastricht, The Netherlands MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging Computational clinical neuroscience, Data analysis and software tools, Decision making and reasoning, Intervention methods, Ischemia, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Pharmacology, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Research Master of Neuroscience Rotterdam, The Netherlands MSc Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types, Sensory Systems Auditory system, Cell types, Developmental disorders, Gene expression and regulation, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Motor control Yes
Research Master’s in Cognitive Neuropsychology Amsterdam, The Netherlands MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging Attention and Perception, Data analysis and software tools, Intervention methods, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Neural Network Models, Pharmacology, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior Yes
rmn² rhine main neuroscience network Mainz, Germany MD-PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types Cognitive development and aging, Epigenetic mechanisms, Gene expression and regulation, Learning and memory, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptic integration, Synaptic plasticity Yes
SFB 874 Integrated Research Training Group Integration and Representation of Sensory Processes Bochum, Germany PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Sensory Systems Data analysis and software tools, Learning and memory, Multisensory integration, Navigation and spatial memory, Neural Network Models, Tactile/somatosensory system Yes
SFB 936 Graduate School Hamburg, Germany PhD, MD-PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour immune mechanisms, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Motivation and emotion, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptic integration, Synaptic plasticity Yes
Spemann Graduate School of Biology and Medicine (SGBM) Freiburg, Germany PhD, MD-PhD Neurogenesis and Development, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types CNS autoimmune diseases, Development of neural systems, Epilepsy, Intracellular dynamics, Ion channels, Molecular signals and their receptors Yes
Stem Cells and Translational Neurology (online learning) Edinburgh, United Kingdom MSc Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development Imaging methods, Ischemia, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Molecular and genetic techniques, Synaptogenesis and activity-dependent development Yes
Structured PhD in Perception, Cognition and Action Galway, Ireland PhD Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour Animal behaviour, Attention and Perception, Data analysis and software tools, Learning and memory, Neural Network Models, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Sussex Neuroscience 4-Year PhD Programme Brighton, United Kingdom PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurogenesis and Development Computational clinical neuroscience, Data analysis and software tools, Learning and memory, Molecular signals and their receptors, Navigation and spatial memory, Neural Network Models, Synaptogenesis and activity-dependent development Yes
SWC PhD in Systems Neuroscience London, United Kingdom PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Sensory Systems Association cortex, Conceptual modelling and pure theory, Data analysis and software tools, Decision making and reasoning, Motivation and emotion, Multisensory integration, Neural Network Models, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Technion Neuroscience Graduate Program Haifa, Israel PhD Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurogenesis and Development Brain connectivity, Data analysis and software tools, Neuromorphic engineering, Sensorimotor control, Synaptic integration, Synaptic plasticity, Tactile/somatosensory system Yes
Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience Göttingen, Germany PhD, MD-PhD Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience Associative, non-associative, and skill learning, Attention and Perception, Conceptual modelling and pure theory, Data analysis and software tools, Neural Network Models, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptic integration, Synaptic transmission Yes
UAM Master’s Degree in Neuroscience Madrid, Spain MSc Cognition and Neural Network, Neurogenesis and Development Cell excitability, Development of neural systems, Learning and memory, Molecular signals and their receptors, Neural circuit mechanisms, Synaptic transmission No
UMONS – Master in Biomedicine specialized in Neuroscience Mons, Belgium MSc Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Internal States and Homeostasis, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour Computational clinical neuroscience, Data analysis and software tools, Learning and memory, Microbiome and brain function, Neural Network Models, Neuroimmunology, Social cognition and behavior Yes
Vienna Doctoral School Cognition, Behaviour and Neuroscience Vienna, Austria PhD Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Neurogenesis and Development, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders Attention and Perception, Environmental factors, Ischemia, Molecular and cellular mechanisms, Molecular signals and their receptors, Psychiatric disorders, Social cognition and behavior Yes
ZNZ International PhD Program in Neuroscience Zurich, Switzerland PhD, MD-PhD Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Neurogenesis and Development Data analysis and software tools, Glia-neuron interactions, Molecular signals and their receptors, Neuro-robotics and Neuroprosthetics, Neurogenesis and gliogenesis, Neurotransmitters and their receptors, Sensorimotor control, Tactile/somatosensory system Yes