It strongly emphasizes training in cutting-edge techniques in all major topics of brain research, from molecules to cognition.
The Neurasmus curricula are completely embedded in international-oriented local Master programs of the partner universities. Each program features among the best and most reputed national programs in Neuroscience.
The Neuroscience (Neurasmus) programme from University of Bordeaux is an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree developed under the Key Action 1 of the Erasmus+ program.
Strengths of this Master program?
- Scientific education and training with innovative and interdisciplinary brain research methodology.
- Research projects (laboratory rotations) involving experimental work and data analysis.
- Common workshops bringing together students and university representatives.
- Small classes and close contact with faculty staff.
- International learning environment with high-level mobility opportunities.
- Attractive scholarships.
After this Master program?
- On completion of the Master program, students are qualified candidates for different exchange and training PhD programs currently available among the consortium members.
- Graduates will have also the possibility to pursue their studies at PhD level at any of the consortium graduate schools or at any other research institution worldwide.
- Graduates interested in starting a career within the business sector, benefit from the industrial network of the consortium.
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Semester 1 and 2: Core curriculum
- Students are introduced to the different domains of Neuroscience and provided with the basic knowledge they need through a commonly agreed core curriculum (core courses). In addition, every student conducts research projects (laboratory rotations) in different participating departments. Research projects involve experimental work, data analysis and a written laboratory report.
Semester 3: Advanced courses
- The choice of the advanced courses (30 ECTS), in association with the initial track, will define the subspeciality training obtained by the student.
Semester 4: Master thesis
- Students complete a six month research project or industrial placement leading to a Master Thesis (30 ECTS). It takes place in a location defined according to the Personal Training Plan. This location must be chosen in collaboration with the affiliated partner university.
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Hold a Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS) or a qualification in natural sciences.
- A solid basic knowledge in general cell biology, as well as the basics of chemistry and biochemistry, physics and math is required.
- Excellent proficiency in English.
International9000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4500 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA4500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2250 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
- Self-funded program country students: 9,000€ for the 2 year-program
- Self-funded partner country students: 18,000€ for the 2 year-program
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