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Neurosciences, Experimental and Clinical

University of Cologne

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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About

The Neurosciences, Experimental and Clinical program from University of Cologne is interdisciplinary and research-oriented and enables students to specialise in the field of experimental and/or clinical neurosciences on a modular basis. 

Overview

The interfaculty/interdisciplinary orientation (Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences) includes all relevant institutes and clinics. 

The Neurosciences, Experimental and Clinical program from University of Cologne includes a combination of lectures and courses as well as demonstrations and obligatory laboratory internships. The modular structure allows a flexible course of study tailored to the scientific background of the participants.

Career Objectives and Perspective

Aim of the study program is to train scientists whose degree gives them qualifications that do the international competition justice. They should attain substantial understanding of neuroscientific questions based on fundamental knowledge in relevant fields, important for their later career.

Students of the M.Sc. Program are qualified to deal with neuroscientific relevant inquisitions with a repertoire of scientific methods that exceed the traditional neuroscientific disciplines. Therefore the degree provides the students with a sufficient qualification enabling professional work in fields including basic teaching, the pharmaceutical industry, scientific publishing, and coordinative positions in neuroscientific organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Neural Function: From Experiments to Analysis
  • Sensory Perception, Synaptic Transmission, Receptor Repertoires and Evolution
  • Analysis Methods for Neurons and Nerve tissue   
  • Neuroimaging
  • Cellular Signalling
  • Modern Section Diagram Methods of Stereotaxis
  • Ethics in Neuroscience
  • Animal Models in Neuroscientific Research
  • Quantitative Microscopy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • School leaving certificate (or an equivalent degree of qualification for access to German universities)
  • Transcript of Records
  • Bachelor of Science in a biomedical field, psychology, mathematics or computer sciences. The degree certificate can be handed in later.

Applicants with a foreign school and university degree also need to provide certified translations of these degrees unless they exists in German or English.

Additionally, please hand-in the following documents:

  • Letter of Motivation
  • CV
  • Proof of English language skills (B2/C1)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • The UoC does not charge any tuition fees. However a semester fee has to be paid each semester/6 months and amounts to 279,65 €.

Funding

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