M.Sc. On Campus

Computational Neuroscience

Humboldt University Berlin

24 months
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The Computational Neuroscience programme from Humboldt University Berlin is interdisciplinary and strongly research oriented.


Students who have completed the Computational Neuroscience programme from Humboldt University Berlin will have the ability to communicate across these diverse disciplines which will help them to make their own contribution to the fast growing field of neuroscience.

Key facts:

Neuroscience is one of the most intensively developing and important sciences of the 21st century. Understanding the functioning of the brain requires the collaborative efforts of neurobiologists, neuropsychologists, cognitive scientists, medical researchers, computer scientists, mathematicians, physicists and engineers


The International Master Program in Computational Neuroscience is accredited by the ASIIN agency

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Models of Neural Systems
  • Models of Higher Brain Functions
  • Acquisition and Analysis of Neural Data
  • Machine Intelligence
  • Programming Course and Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a Bachelor or equivalent certificate ("erster Berufsqualifizierender Abschluss", e.g. German Diplom but not Vor-Diplom), typically in the natural sciences, in an engineering discipline, or in mathematics,
  • proficiency in English
  • sufficient mathematical knowledge (i.e. at least 24 credit points according to the ECTS) particularly in linear algebra (at least 6 credit points), analysis [including dynamical systems] (at least 6 credit poins), probability theory and statistics (at least 6 credit points).

Tuition Fee

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  • There are NO tuition fees at Humboldt University Berlin. Neither for German and EU students, nor for international students from other countries.

Living costs for Berlin

836 - 1340 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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