Marseille NeuroSchool

Graduate School
in neuroscience

The largest French school of neuroscience

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Marseille NeuroSchool

A vanguard & tailored
education in neuroscience

Launched in July 2018, NeuroSchool* unifies and harmonizes the teachings of the third year of the Bachelor’s degree in Life Science (Neuroscience path), the Master’s degree and the PhD program in neuroscience. Funded by the National Research Agency (ANR) and the Academy of Excellence of Aix-Marseille Université (€10 million over 10 years), NeuroSchool has and will set up innovative actions: mobility grants, clinical internships, PhD fellowships for international students and medical residents, thematic schools, conferences, individual career plans, complementary diplomas (communication, data science, business creation), FabLabs. Its main goals are:

  • to increase the links between training, research, and clinical practice,
  • to improve graduates’ employability,
  • to consolidate and expand international partnerships.

Overall, NeuroSchool brings together a community of students, academics, clinicians, and biotech researchers in a dynamic of pluri-disciplinary excellence and improves Marseille international visibility.

* Ecole Universitaire de Recherche nEURo*AMU

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Key facts and figures

NeuroSchool creation


Research campuses

Research in neuroscience is located on Saint-Charles, Timone and Luminy campuses.



From the third year of bachelor's degree to the PhD


Research teams

Representing over 900 people

Our trainings to and through research

Neuroscientific excellence from the third year of the BSc degree to the PhD.

The creation of NeuroSchool gathered Aix-Marseille University neuroscience training and research, from the third year of the BSc degree to the PhD. This allows us to offer a complete curriculum to our students and to ensure the excellence at all levels.