Launch your career in neuroscience

Neuroscience is one of today’s most dynamic, challenging and exciting fields of biomedical research. It delves into fundamental processes in brain function and development and leads to new treatments for neurological diseases and mental illness.

The University of Queensland is offering a number of scholarships to outstanding students for two years in a Master of Philosophy in neuroscience with the Queensland Brain Institute, one of the world’s leading centres for neuroscience.

There is one intake of students into the program each year, and the program runs for two years.

We are looking for applicants who are high achieving students and meet one or all of the following criteria.

  • A bachelor’s degree in biological, physical, computer sciences, mathematics, psychology, or engineering (with or without honours); or
  • Relevant industry experience

Students must also meet the UQ Graduate School Master of Philosophy admission requirements.

Key dates

  • Applications for the 2018 intake have closed.
  • Applications will be considered for the 2019 intake through an expression of interest process (dates for the 2019 intake to be advised).
  • Program Start Date: one intake of students each year; start date for 2019 to be advised.

Complete the Expression of Interest form below to receive the program outline, and provide your name and email for further contact about the 2019 intake: