Investigate the fast-growing field of neuroscience, by studying either the underlying biological mechanisms involved in psychopharmacology or the cognitive and emotional functions that shape an individual.

Program Highlights

  • Expand your understanding of the functioning of the brain and its disorders
  • Engage in real-world settings and gain exposure to various careers by visiting labs, practitioners, and institutes in the Copenhagen area
  • Travel with DIS faculty on course-integrated Study Tours in Europe to meet with leading neuroscience researchers and practitioners

Is This Program For You?

It’s a good fit if you study:

  • Biology
  • Psychology
  • Pre-Medicine/Health Science
  • Neuroscience

Through DIS, I have been exposed to facets of the neuroscience field that I never would have considered as career opportunities. Our courses are unique and widespread: topics from neuroplasticity to the networks of fear allow us to hear from professors with a diverse range of backgrounds and occupations. Coupled with academic visits and Program Study Tours in European cities where we interact with world-renowned experts in the field, this program has helped me consider my future in a whole new light.”

– Miranda, University of Virginia

Core Courses