Welcome to the HBP Education Programme Welcome to the HBP Education Programme

The HBP Education Programme offers various transdisciplinary educational opportunities, including workshops, an annual school as well as an annual student conference. Please check this page regularly for programme news and updates, as well as further information about the HBP Education Programme.

Students may request an account for the Education Website to provide us their contact information which enables us to approach them by our newsletter.
Please feel also free to contact the Education Programme Office directly for further inquiries.

For general information about the Human Brain Project visit the main project website.


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05.12.2016: The HBP Curriculum - Information Booklet

The HBP Curriculum Information Booklet provides an overview on courses, lectures as well as speakers for our upcoming online studies. 







05.12.2016: The HBP Education Programme at a Glance

Download the information "HBP Education Programme at a Glance" to find all information about our programme as well as on our events that we are organising in the upcoming months. 








17.11.2016: 2016 course of the International School of BrainCells and Circuits: The Cerebellum inside-out: cells, circuits and functions

Date: 1-5 December 2016

Location: Erice, Italy

€400 all inclusive (registration, accommodation,meals)
A few studentship for participants from outside Italy still available! Please ask!
If you are interested, register now


10.10.2016: EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE! The abstract submission for the 1st HBP Student Conference – "Transdisciplinary Research Linking Neuroscience, Brain Medicine and Computer Science" has been extended until 28 October 2016. Share your research with us!

Date: 8-10 February 2017

Location: Vienna, Austria

Extended abstract submission deadline: 28 October 2016

Learn more about the Student Conference.


5.10.2016 1st HBP Curriculum Workshop Series – application open!

We are proud to announce that we are in the final preparation phase of the HBP Curriculum, which started already in the early Ramp-Up Phase. The HBP Curriculum is composed of five online courses. Three courses teach science for non-specialists in the disciplines neuroscience, medicine and ICT, and two more courses teach the complementary subjects of ethics and IPR. The first teaching cycle will start in January 2017. Each of the courses will be completed with a face-to-face workshop, for which the application is already open at https://education.humanbrainproject.eu/web/hbp-education-portal/educationalevents


16.09.2016: Lab Course "Advanced Machine Learning in Neurorobotics"

In the upcoming winter semester 2016/2017, the Chair of Robotics and Embedded Systems at Technical University of Munich (TUM) will offer a lab course on "Advanced Machine Learning in Neurorobotics". This course is tightly integrated with the chair's research activities in the neurorobotics subproject of the Human Brain Project.

The course is open for application to all TUM students pursuing a Master's degree in informatics, robotics and related disciplines.

For further information, please visit the course website.


08.09.2016: EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE! The application for the 3rd HBP School – "Future Neuroscience – The Multiscale Brain: From Genes to Behaviour" has been extended until 14 September 2016. Application is required as space is limited!


Date: 28 November – 4 December 2016
Location: Obergurgl, Austria
Extended application deadline: 14 September 2016



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