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We will begin accepting applications Tuesday, September 4, 2018 for admission in Fall 2019. Application deadline is Tuesday, December 11, 2018.

Graduate Neuroscience Training Program
Application Florida Atlantic University
FAU Brain Institute

Thank you for your interest in the Graduate Neuroscience Training Program (GNTP) sponsored by the FAU Brain Institute. Please refer to our website for more detailed information and for links to the three PhD programs we support through the GNTP. The GNTP admits students once per year in the fall semester which begins in August of each year. The application deadline for this year is December 11th 2018 for admission in August of 2019. In addition to completing the application below, all applicants must also upload the following documents to successfully complete their application:

International students must also provide the following additional application components:

International applicants from non-English speaking countries and/or institutes must furnish evidence of proficiency in English by submitting scores from one of the following examinations: the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), the Test of English as a Foreign Language – Internet-Based Test (TOEFL iBT) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). A university-wide minimum paper-based score of 500 (CBT-173) is required for the TOEFL, a score of 61 is required for the TOEFL iBT and a band score of 6.0 is required for the IELTS. Specific scores may vary between degree programs.

Additional information for international applicants can be found here.

Following review of applications and interviews, students who are recommended for acceptance into the GNTP will be required to furnish original transcripts (and an evaluation for equivalency/translation, if required), original GRE scores, and original TOEFL scores to the FAU Graduate College.

The GNTP online application is designed to give you the ability to submit all supporting documents in one form. Click here to review the full online form and review materials needed before starting the online application. Work is saved while the online form is open, but will not save work if applicant exits the window. Applicants may be required to create a google account.


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Brain Institute, Research Office, Jupiter campus
Room 107, MC-17
5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter, FL 33458
email: BIresearch@fau.edu
phone: 561.799.8100

FAU Brain Institute, Education Office, Boca Raton campus
Bldg. SE 43, Room 103A
777 Glades Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431
email: BIeducation@fau.edu
phone: 561.297.4989