Graduate School

The Institute of Brain Science is affiliated with the Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and therefore offers graduate education at the Graduate School of Medical Sciences. In the future, we plan to strengthen collaboration with other graduate schools such as the Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences and the Graduate School of Science. Enjoy cutting-edge research that is beyond the boundaries of research departments at the Nagoya City University.


Please contact the faculty member whom you wish to choose as your supervisor. Apply to the Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences.

See the information of the admission


Q. How do I get an education as a graduate student?

A. You need to pass the graduate school admission exam of the school you wish to enter.

Q. Can I visit laboratories?

A. It is possible. Please contact the representative of the research field you are interested in by phone or email.

Q. Do you accept external students?

A. Of course, we accept them.

Q. What is the ratio of male to female graduate students?

A. The ratio is about 2:1. The number of female students has been increasing in recent years.

Q. What attracted you to studying as graduate students at IBS?

A. The research environment is friendly, and the ratio of faculty to graduate students is high, so you can conduct world-class research while receiving careful guidance!