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Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf


Translational Neuroscience

Subjects: Translational Neuroscience,Neuroscience,Translational

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
314 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The two-year Master of Science program in Translational Neuroscience at Heinrich-Heine-University (HHU) Düsseldorf aims to train a new generation of biomedical researchers. The focus is on improving the diagnosis and treatment of neurological and psychiatric conditions. Students gain a deep understanding of normal brain structure and function, as well as the mechanisms behind brain diseases. Our interdisciplinary teaching program is led by experienced faculty who specialize in basic brain research, translational, and clinical neuroscience. The curriculum is comprehensive and integrated, welcoming students from various undergraduate backgrounds. Key study subjects include cellular, molecular, and systems neurobiology, neuroimmunology, behavioral and cognitive neuroscience, and modern neuroimaging. We also offer special courses in neuroethics and hands-on training in a wide range of modern neuroscience methods. Internationally renowned scientists contribute their expertise in areas such as brain anatomy, neurophysiology, neuropathology, pre-clinical studies with animal models, neuropharmacology, neuroimmunology, computational modeling, brain development, aging research, and clinical neurosciences. These experts provide valuable insights into the expanding field of translational neuroscience. Students benefit from excellent laboratory facilities on the HHU campus and access to world-class neuroimaging and

Program Information

Study Location Dusseldorf
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 314 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

Teaching and examination are in English. Thus an appropriate language proficiency is required. The level of English proficiency should be at least level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Further information about the proof of proficiency can be found here.

Qualification Requirements

The entry and admission are conditional on the completion of a university study programme in a relevant subject with a regular study duration of at least six semesters (which is equivalent to 180 ECTS) and with a final grade of 2.0 or better (according to the German grading system). Foreign grades can be converted to the German grading system by using the Modified Bavarian Formula (i.e. "Modifizierte Bayrische Formel"). Regarded as relevant is a university study programme in Neuroscience or Natural Science (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, etc.) or a similar qualification like Human Medicine at a German or foreign higher education institution in which you have acquired the following credit points: - 4 CP in Cell or Molecular biology or - 4 CP in Biochemistry or - 4 CP in (Bio)Psychology or - 4 CP in Physiology and/or (Neuro)Anatomy and - at least 2 CP from practical experience (internships/exercises)

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