About the Project

 Postgraduate Training Network in Biotechnology of Neurosciences (BioN)

BioN is the first National Educational Network in Neurosciences. BioN creates advanced courses, organizes students’ placements in European universities, conducts seminars and schools.

 We invite young Russian neuroscientists to join our activities!

BioN is the first Russian national level network of postgraduate schools in natural sciences and, in a larger context, as an intellectual innovation initiative to develop biotechnology applications in Russian life sciences. BioN is designed as a network of leading centers in different fields of  neuroscience associated with the partner universities and research institutes. BioN promotes a number of coordinated activities, introduces common standards and practices and  improves the quality of postgraduate education in the Russian Federation.

 BioN curriculum 

Supported by the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Agency Executive Agency (EACEA) of the European Commission (http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/tempus/index_en.php)

Lecturers from the following institutons are involved in the Program: 

Russian partners:

  • Saint-Petersburg State University  
  • Lomonosov Moscow State University  
  • Nizhny Novgorod State University  
  • Southern Federal University  
  • Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences  
  • St. Petersburg Physics and Technology Centre for Research and Education of the Russian Academy of Sciences  
  • Institute of Higher Nervous Activity and Neurophysiology of RAS
  • Moscow State University of Psychology and Education
  • Association of Classical Universities of Russia
  •  EU partners:

  • University of Helsinki, Finland  
  • Medical Research Council, UK  
  • University of Umeå  
  • Italian Institute of Technology  
  • Ecole Normale Superieure de Paris  
  • Individual Experts:

     

    Download BioN Brochure in Russian