About CEN

As a PhD student of the PhD program Clinical & Experimental Neuroscience you are part of the community of about 200 students who share their interest in this area and work towards their PhD graduation This program is part of the PhD curriculum of the Utrecht Graduate School of Life Sciences and is being carried out by the scientific staff of the UMC Utrecht Brain Center. 

The various components of our PhD program are meant to improve your skills, broaden your scope in Neuroscience and get more in-depth information on a number of subjects of interest to you. Towards the end, the program can also support you in making the right future career choice.

On this website you can find the essentials of the program, it contains practical information on procedural steps, the overall lay-out of the PhD program, the individual courses, mentors and important websites.

We hope that you will indeed experience the program as helpful in expanding your skills and insights.

The UMC Utrecht Brain Center and its affiliated partners wishes you all the best during your PhD career.