Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin

University of Göttingen

Neurasmus: a European Master in Neuroscience [Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Program]

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Neurosciences
No. of places
English only
Winter semester:  28 Feb
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
2250€ / 4500€
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
Tuition fees: For partner country students: 4,500 € per semester (18,000 € for the 2 year-program). For program country students: 2,250 € per semester (9,000 € for the 2 year-program).


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in biology, pharmacy, biochemistry, biomedical sciences, medical studies or psychology. Interest in the field of Neuroscience has to be provided by candidates with a Bachelor's degree in another subject (chemistry, physics, computer science).

Required ECTS credits: 180.

A solid basic knowledge ingeneral cell biology, as well as the basics of chemistry and biochemistry, physics and math is required.

GPA Comment

Outstanding grades and/or other study results.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

min 6.5
Specification: With no score below 6.
min 580
[min 237]
min 93
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: Grades B/C.
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: Grades B/C.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
The test must have been completed no more than two years before the course starts. Please note that Primary and Secondary Education certificates or 1-year exchange program documentation are not accepted as English certificates. Candidates who completed their education in Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand or Australia, or are citizen from one of these countries ONLY are exempted.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission test/interview:
No. of places available:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

All candidates (applying for a scholarship or under a self-funded scheme) must fill in the online application form and submitt it by the given deadlines with the following attachments:

  1. A recent photo (passport type).
  2. A copy of national ID (program country candidates) or passport (partner country candidates). Page(s) showing identification n°, photo, holder's name, citizenship and date of birth, date of issue and date of expiration, signature.
  3. A strongly convincing letter of motivation: No more than 1000 words. The motivation letter must include the following information:
    1. Reasons for choosing Neurosciences.
    2. Reasons for choosing the Neurasmus Track indicated as 1st choice in the application form (see Track descriptions here).
  4. A Europass Curriculum Vitae 'CV'.    Download template here.
  5. A recent English Certificate (see language requirements). In case the exam takes place after the Neurasmus application deadline, you need to provide a Proof of registration to the exam by the deadline, and you will have to transmit the exam results by January 1st, the latest.
  6. A copy of the bachelor degree or Graduation certificate translated in English. In case you are not graduated yet, please provide an official enrolment certificate.
  7. All previous academic transcripts translated in English. Should include all grades obtained during the 3-4 years of bachelor and information about the grading scale.
  8. Proof of place of residence at the moment of application. Proof of residence consists of one of the following:
    1. A residence certificate issued in accordance with the candidate's municipality normal registration rules.
    2. A certificate from the candidate's place of work, study or training issued by the employer or institution in question.
      Nota Bene: Both documents must have been issued within 12 months before the submission deadline of applying for an EMJMD student scholarship, i.e. the consortium's official deadline for student application.
  9. 2 recommendation letters by two academics and/or professional bodies. No more than two pages per reference letter, written in English, including the referees signature, presenting on institutional headed paper and bearing an institutional stamp/seal.
  10. Optional: GRE certificate(Graduate Record Examinations).
  11. Optional: Financial resources declaration. In case you intend to apply as a self-funded, please fill out a statement of financial resources (in Euro) provided at the course page, to prove that you have sufficient financial support demonstrating your ability to pay the living expenses.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website