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Students entering the Neuroscience Program at Brandeis have opportunities to work in a range of fields, from cognitive neuroscience to the structure and function of ion channels. This page contains information that will assist Neuroscience students with determining how to integrate study abroad into their Brandeis careers.

| FAQs | Sample of Approved Programs | Study Abroad Liaison | Receiving Credit in Neuroscience | Funding Info |


1. Can I receive Neuroscience credit for courses taken overseas?

Yes, provided that the courses offered by your chosen study abroad program are closely related to Neuroscience requirements.

Sample of Approved Programs with Neuroscience Coursework

Visit the Brandeis Approved Programs List to review a comprehensive list of programs that offer Neuroscience coursework. Click on "Advanced Search" to find programs with internship options.

Neuroscience Study Abroad Liaison

To assist students with their academic choices abroad and to help answer any questions about receiving major/minor credit while abroad, each academic department and program has assigned a faculty member to serve as the study abroad liaison. Neuroscience majors who plan to study abroad should speak with the study abroad liaison before they go abroad, and again once they have returned from study abroad.

The liaison for Neuroscience is Professor Paul Miller.

Receiving Credit in Neuroscience

Students wishing to receive Neuroscience credit for work done off campus during the academic year should discuss their desired coursework with their study abroad liaison for Neuroscience. After returning from abroad, complete the electronic Petition to Request Substitution for a Requirement form

Funding Information

The Brandeis-India Initiative has made available two fellowships in the amount of $1,500 each for this program. Please contact Keely Swan for more information and to apply for the fellowship.

Brandeis Scholarships for Study Abroad are available for students receiving need-based financial aid. Application materials are available online and in our office.

Visit the Study Abroad Financial Information page to read more about funding your study abroad experience. 

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