Applications 2019

This round of applications is open to all students, with or without previously secured funding.

Application deadline 2019

15 January 2019, 23:59:59 hrs CET

How to apply

Please go to the page Requirements and read the page carefully. It explains the information and documents that will be requested during the application through our Online Application Tool. We only accept applications made through the Online Application Tool.

Please do not send any documents to us directly unless we specifically ask for them!

Online Application Tool

Internal link to our tool

Funding for the doctorates starting in 2019

In 2019 and 2020, a number of “Mind & Brain” and DAAD scholarships will available to the best applicants. Students with an Einstein Center for Neurosciences PhD Fellowship may join the school after the first six months of lab rotations. Other accepted students will receive intensive advice, support and sometimes tie-over funding in order to be able to successfully apply for and join the school with other external funding/scholarships.

For details on all of this, see internal webpage: Funding

Timeline for applications 2019

The interviews for successful applicants will take place Tuesday, on 26 March 2019 in Berlin. Invited applicants will receive financial reimbursement for all or part of their travel expenses (depending on circumstances).

The doctoral program starts end of September / early October 2019.


This page last updated on: 03 January 2019

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