Hamburg Brain School

Hamburg, Germany

Learning type(s): In Person

Language(s): English, German

Duration: 3 years (PhD), 2 years (MD-PhD), 1 year (MD)

Degrees available: PhD, MD, MD-PhD

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Domains: Circuit Dynamics and Oscillations, Cognition and Neural Network, Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience, Motivation, Emotion and Behaviour, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders

Subdomains: immune mechanisms, Learning and memory, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Motivation and emotion, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptic integration, Synaptic plasticity

Our Mission

Excellent graduate training by leading experts in neuroscience

The Hamburg Brain School (HBS) is the graduate school of the Hamburg Center of Neuroscience (HCNS). We offer structured education and training for PhD students, medical doctoral students, as well as young postdocs in an international research environment. The training program ranges from molecular neuroscience to clinical disciplines (please see also: HBS).


University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Martinistraße, Hamburg, Germany