Inquiries about the programme:
Dr. Kerstin Bleichner

International relations (Erasmus):
Dr. Cornelia Kranczioch


  • NENS flyer Training opportunities and available financial support from NENS

Extracurricular Opportunities

Extracurricular Opportunities

In addition to the regular curriculum, we offer:

  • Academic writing (workshop plus individual sessions from a native English speaker) to support you with your Master's thesis
  • a LaTeX programming course where you can learn how to write a Master's thesis with a nice layout
  • a career day organized by students for students
  • an active student body
  • hands-on research and the opportunity to find a student job in the labs of the department
  • 400 Euros individual mobility allowance to attend a conference, summer school or to do your (research) internship abroad (more information available via the programme coordinator Kerstin Bleichner)
  • the opportunity to go abroad for an internship or courses. If you want to go to Marseille in France, you might even get well paid!

Mobility fellowships Marseille

  • ERASMUS+ cooperations for studying abroad with a number of renowned European universities. Places are limited and currently granted based on the date of application.

Erasmus+ cooperations

  • membership in the Network of European Neuroscience Schools (NENS) with lots of advantages for students: mobility grants for internships in other labs, travel grants to conferences, slots in neuroscience courses, and schools, etc.


(Changed: 2021-02-03)