Medical Neurosciences focuses on translational research. The main objective is to bridge the gap between successes at the bench and currently - less than satisfactory treatment at the bedside. To do so, we integrate basic laboratory research and the clinic in terms of faculty, students, course content and infrastructure.
Our educational approach is based on in depth classroom teaching in small groups and carefully guided practical training. The program covers the breadth of neuroscience from basic neurobiology to cognition and neurovascular diseases. Within this spectrum, we encourage students to develop their own research focus and career goals.
MSc graduates have the theoretical background, practical skills and faculty contact necessary for continued research in PhD projects. In the PhD program, these qualifications are further enhanced and combined with rigorous research work ranging from molecule to man.
The Master program is structured in 9 modules. The complete two-year program accounts for 120 ECTS credits. The next run will start in October (i.e. application deadline was 15 January).
In order to be eligible for admission, students have to meet the following formal criteria:
Proficiency in English (IELTS min. Band 6.5, TOEFL paper min. 580, TOEFL computer min. 237, TOEFL internet min. 92)
A first degree in medicine or natural sciences (BSc, MBBS, Medical Doctor, Diplom or international equivalent)
No work experience is required.
The program has been accredited in 2008 by the Hannover based accreditation agency ZEvA.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
Charité is the joint medical faculty of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin.