University of Bonn

24 months
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The Neurosciences programme of University of Bonn trains talented students in the rapidly expanding field of Neuroscience.


The Neurosciences programme of University of Bonn is a two-year research oriented, international study program. The curriculum is entirely taught in english and divided into modules, combining courses, lectures, seminars and laboratory work.

Successful graduates will be proficient to engage in future ground-breaking research and start careers in a large variety of associated medical and biological fields.

The program is open to domestic and international students holding a Bachelor's degree or higher in one of the life sciences, including Biology, Neurosciences, Medicine, Psychology, Biochemistry, Physics, Chemistry, Pharmacy or related fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Neuromorphology
  • Neurohysiology
  • Molecular Neurobiology
  • Statistics, Scientific Writing, Research Ethics
  • Assembly of Neural Circuits
  • Cellular and Behavioural Genetics

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.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a Bachelor's degree, or higher, in biology, psychology, medicine, physics or related fields with outstanding grades and/or other study results.
  • Solid basic knowledge in the following fields is required: general cell biology, basics of chemistry and biochemistry, physics and math.
  • English knowledge: An English proficiency certificate is mandatory for application. 

Tuition Fee


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