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Integrative Neurosciences

Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

24 months
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The Integrative Neurosciences master's programme at the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg trains students for a professional career in basis and applied neuroscience.

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The Integrative Neurosciences master programme at the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg focuses on the neural basis of animal and human behaviour. The programme is research-oriented and covers an exceptionally wide range of neuroscience areas (molecular, cellular, systems, behavioural, cognitive, theoretical), but consists of comparatively few courses that are correspondingly intensiv. In addition, the programme imparts quantitative and computational skills, which are increasingly important in all areas of neuroscience.

Career Perspectives

Research-oriented careers at universities and research institutes, in industry and public administration, specific areas of biomedical technology, including medical technology, bioinspired engineering, prosthetics, and bioinformatics. In some cases also scientific journalism and publishing.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Integrative & Comparative Neuroanatomy
  • Neuroethology
  • Systems Neurophysiology
  • Learning and Memory
  • Cellular Neurophysiology
  • Basic Molecular & Cell Biology
  • Molecular & Cellular Neurobiology
  • Development & Plasticity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree in a relevant field (physics, biology, medicine, mathematics, and others) from an internationally recognized university. 
  • Students with other degrees and with a sufficient number of courses in biology, physics, inorganic and organic chemistry, and calculus may be considered on an individual basis.
  •  For a transition period, German students with a Vordiplom in a relevant area plus two additional semesters in a relevant Diplom programme may also be admitted.
  •  Proof of English proficiency (i.e., TOEFL, ETS, IELTS, ESOL certificate), for non-native speakers only.

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Magdeburg

730 - 1100 EUR /month
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