The Teaching

The Brain Research Institute actively contributes to a number of teaching programs for Medical students and students of the biological sciences of UZH and ETHZ. A large number of MSc, PhD, and MD/PhD students from UZH and ETHZ are trained in our institute. Institute members are also regularly involved in organizing practical courses and conferences in Switzerland and abroad.

The Brain Research Institute participates in the teaching of courses for biology and science students of the UZH and ETH, medical students (preclinical studies), and for MDs (postgraduate courses).

Lecture Materials

Handouts and presentations of most of our lectures can be downloaded via OLAT, ILIAS, the website or VAM (password required).


D-BIOL e-learning portal




International PhD Program in Neuroscience

Our institute offers a PhD program in neuroscience for students with a degree in biology.

Lectures ZNZ