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IIN-ELS Master's Degree in Neuroengineering receives registrations until January 14, 2018

November 17, 20175:08 PM

The public call for the Master’s degree in Neuroengineering of the International Institute of Neurosciences Edmond and Lily Safra (as Portuguese abbreviation: IIN-ELS) receives applications from candidates until January 14, 2018. This course is related to the  ​​Biomedical Engineering field and is intended for graduates of Biology, Medicine, Psychology and Engineering. Those interested in deepening knowledge in the ​​Neuroengineering area will attend classes at IIN-ELS, a unit of Santos Dumont Institute (as Portuguese abbreviation: ISD) located in Macaíba, a city located in the Northeast region of Brazil.

The IIN-ELS Postgraduate Program (PPG) offers the first Brazilian master’s degree course in Neuroengineering authorized by the Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (as Portuguese abbreviation: CAPES).

Neuroengineering is a field of ​​interdisciplinary research that combines neuroscience and engineering methods to study the functioning of the nervous system and to develop solutions to the limitations and dysfunctions associated with it. The IIN-ELS’ PPG in Neuroengineering has two lines of research: Brain-Machine Interface and Neuromodulation.

Information on the master’s degree and details about the curricular structure can be found at the IIN-ELS page (in portuguese): http://www.institutosantosdumont.org.br/pos-graduacao-neuroengenharia/

Access the rules of procedure HERE.

Schedule and stages of the selection process 1st Semester – Master in Neuroengineering:

  • I - Registration: 11/17/17 - 01/14/18;
  • II - Assessment of documents: 15/01/18 - 17/01/18;
  • III - Dissemination of the results on first stage and scheduling of interviews: 01/17/18;
  • IV - Interviews with those approved in the first stage: 1/18/18 - 1/19/18;
  • V - Dissemination of results: 01/22/18;
  • VI - Registration (via e-mail): 01/22/18 - 01/26/18;
  • VII - Enrollment in the Program (in person): 05/03/18 - 09/03/18;
  • VIII - Beginning of classes: 05/03/18.

By: Ariane Mondo / Ascom – ISD

Photo: Luiz Paulo Juttel / Ascom – ISD

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