Call for Applications

Participants of the interview symposium in March 2014 (photo: Carsten Ott)

The call for applications of the fifth round (deadline: January 15, 2015) is now open.

We welcome excellent students to apply to the program. Till January 15, 2015, it will be possible to apply for a position starting in the Fall of 2015. You can apply via our electronic registration system. After the deadline, the Faculty members will select around 25 students to participate in the interview symposium in Frankfurt (March 9 and 10, 2015). Shortly after the symposium, the students will receive a letter with an offer or rejection.

You can apply to the IMPRS in the following steps:

  • You can register at You will have to mention two names of recommenders who will recieve an automatic email to upload their letter of recommendation.
  • After you submit your information you will recieve a code which can be used to upload your diplomas/transcripts and CV at
  • Your application is only complete if you submit all the information and we receive the letter of recommendations of both referees.

Please contact the IMPRS coordinator if you have any questions.




Dr. Arjan Vink

Coordinator IMPRS for Neural Circuits

T: +49 69 850033-2900
M: +49 175 2647988