International Graduate School

Berlin School of Mind and Brain

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain was established in 2006 and offers a two-year Master’s degree, a comprehensive three-year doctoral program, and postdoctoral research and career development opportunities. The interdisciplinary education, training and research takes place in English, and the focus is on the interface between the humanities and behavioral sciences with the neurosciences. We are a graduate institution of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, in collaboration with Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin. The school is the first-prize winner of the “Einstein Doctoral Programme 2017–2019” competition.

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Travel Awards 2017

Deadline: 30 April 2017

M&B wins first prize for best doctoral program at Berlin universities!

€ 360,000 additional funding for Master’s students, doctoral candidates, postdocs, and alumni

“The First Ten Years”

M&B Tenth Anniversary Newsletter - out in print and online now!


Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

03 May 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

Alumni Talk Series: Daniel Margulies (Leipzig) and Lia Sanders (Fortaleza, Brazil)

Margulies: “Towards topographic principles of cortical connectivity” / Sanders: “Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) as adjuvant treatment in schizophrenia”

11 May 2017, 18.30 – 20.30

Leopoldina Lecture: Nobel laureate Edvard Moser (Trondheim)

“Grid cells and the brain’s map of space”

15 May 2017, 17.00 – 20.00