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The award
Master

How long you will study
years

Domestic course fees
EUR 9000 per total

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
EUR 18000 per total

All study options

About Neuroscience (Neurasmus) at University of Bordeaux

The Neurasmus program is a full-time Neuroscience study program offering a unique interdisciplinary and integrated approach of normal brain functions and diseases. 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 Neurasmus program is an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree developed under the Key Action 1 of the Erasmus+ program.

> Check out our video that presents the Neurasmus program and introduces you to just some of the international students who have embarked on the Neurasmus adventure!

At the application stage, students choose the main track they wish to follow. This defines their first year mobility. Depending on the track chosen, students spend their first and second semesters in Amsterdam/Göttingen /Berlin/Bordeaux. The Board of Education agrees on the first, second or third wish according to the selection ranking and intake capacity of partner institutions. At the end of the first semester, students choose a subspecialty which defines the partner university(ies) for the 2nd year. It is part of the student’s Personal Training Plan (PTP).

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.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMasterHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study find out
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesEUR 9000 per totalInternational course feesEUR 18000 per total

Notes about fees for this course

  • Available scholarships: Erasmus Mundus student scholarships.
  • Self-funded program country students*: 2,250€ per semester (9,000€ for the 2 year-program).
  • Self-funded partner country students*: 4,500€ per semester  (18,000€ for the 2 year-program).

Entry requirements

  • Admission requirements:
    • 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.
  • Language requirements:
    • Candidates who completed their education in Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa or Australia do not need to provide an English certificate.
    • All other applicants (incl. candidates who hold a Bachelor or Master degree taught in English) need to provide evidence of their English language skills with any one of the following test scores. IELTS: 6.5 (no score below 6), Paper-based TOEFL: 580, Computer-based TOEFL: 237, Internet-based TOEFL: 92, Certificate of Advanced English: B/C, Certificate of Proficiency in English: B/C.

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