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The 2021 UNI International Ph.D. Program call is now open!

Deadline: February 19th, 2021

The interdisciplinary ULB Neuroscience Institute (UNI), located at the Université libre de Bruxelles in Brussels (Belgium) comprises about 200 scientists grouped in over 25 research groups. It offers a dynamic and diverse research environment in all fields of neuroscience, from molecular and cellular neurobiology to systems and neurophysiology, from cognitive neuroscience to clinical research.

To expand internationally and to increase its level of excellence, UNI offers an International Ph.D. Program in Neuroscience. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to work in a top UNI laboratory of their choice, in a stimulating and diverse environment aligned with the highest international standards and comprising state of the art facilities (e.g., stem cell research, optogenetics, neuroimaging, experimental psychology).


Successful recipients will be supported through a PhD Fellowship covering living expenses, social security, and tuition. They will enjoy the cosmopolitan atmosphere of Brussels, a lively, hyper-connected city in the heart of Europe.

The 2021 UNI International Ph.D. Program call is now open!

Highly qualified candidates with a deep commitment to neuroscience research are invited to apply. Applicants should hold an MSc degree (or equivalent) in relevant disciplines.

Closing date for application for the 2021 call is February 19th, 2021. Selection will be completed by end of June 2021. Accepted candidates may start research projects as early as October 2021.


To find out more about the UNI International PhD Program in Neuroscience and apply, please visit our web site and download the application files from the Ph.D. program page.

Please direct all enquiries to UNI


We look forward to welcoming you at UNI in Brussels