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The Neurosciences Graduate Program at the University of California, San Diego, together with our participating institutions, offers an outstanding opportunity for graduate training in one of the most highly interactive scientific environments available in the United States.

Our graduate program is ranked fourth in the country by the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences.

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​Sirawaj Itthipuripat​, one of our third year students, was awarded a 2014 Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Research Fellowship!  


Congratulations to our students Scott Cole, Katie Fife and Kathleen Quach for receiving a 2014 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship!


UC San Diego was rated second in the nation in neuroscience and neurobiology according to U.S. News & World Report.

Can the secrets of the brain be decoded? Learn how finding meaningful patterns using big data is leading the way to big discoveries. Founder's Day Seminar Speaker Arthur W. Toga, PhD, joins William Mobley, MD, PhD to discuss scientific approaches to mapping the brain and its functions. See the video on The Brain Channel.


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8/1/2014
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7/24/2014
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7/17/2014
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