18 months
1562 EUR/year
1562 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Neurosciences from University of Göttingen is divided into two segments. The first year comprises 36 weeks of lectures, tutorials, seminars, methods courses, and individually supervised research projects.  


At Neurosciences from University of Göttingen a very important aim of the study program includes social integration. The first study year ends with one written and two oral examinations which qualify for the Master’s thesis. The Master’s thesis can be waived for students who have passed these examinations with good or excellent results so that they can change to the three-year doctoral program directly.


The degree qualifies graduates for a professional career in neurosciences.



Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Neuroanatomy, Development
  • Physiology and Basic Statistics
  • Modelling, Autonomous Nervous System, Pharmacology
  • Molecular Biology, Development, Neurogenetics
  • Sensory and Motor Functions
  • Clinical Neurosciences and Higher Brain Functions
  • Specialization Seminars and Tutorials

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor in Biology, Medicine, Physics, or related fields
  • Proof of language proficiency required for the degree programme
  • Statutory declaration (Eidesstattliche Versicherung)  
  • CV with photo,
  • Transcript/marksheet,
  • Certificate/diploma for any completed course of studies for which the degree certificate has already been issued.
  • You can also upload GRE certificates if available. 
  • Contact data of two referees who will write letters of recommendation for you. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1562 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 781 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1562 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 781 EUR per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Göttingen

730 - 1100 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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