Because Neuroinformatics is an interdisciplinary fields, different backgrounds are possible depending on the actual PhD project selected.
Applicants should, in general, have a solid background in biology, mathematics, physics, computer science, or neuroscience (at the Master level or equivalent), in all cases with computer science skills. Documented interest in research like activities (e.g. demonstrated in the form of master thesis work, or participation in research related activities) is of large importance. Also fluency in English is requested.
Candidates should make sure to fulfill criteria to become a PhD student at the partner universities. The minimal degrees completed by the beginning of the PhD studies are
- ALUF - Master
- KTH - Bachelor (4 years)
- NCBS - Master
- UoE - Bachelor (4 years)
Before formal registration as a PhD student within EuroSPIN, verification of all certificates, etc, will be done.