The ISIS Project

The Euro-Mediterranean Master in Neuroscience and Biotechnology- ISIS is a two-year inter-university programme aimed at professionals wishing to acquire high-level innovative and interdisciplinary training in Neuroscience. The Master offers a unique master programme shareb by all ISIS project partners across Mediterranean Area simultaneously providing theoretical knowledge of modern life science concepts, technological background, and practical training. Courses and specialized tracks are based on each partner’s expertise in fundamental or biomedical sciences, and are offered within the framework of new methodological approaches including e-learning.

The ISIS Master is funded by the European TEMPUS programme. It aims to structure the South Mediterranean participation in the Neuroscience community and strengthen collaboration in this geographical area.

Students completing the 120 ECTS learn to manipulate theoretical concepts together with a broad range of experimental methods used in Biotechnology and Biomedicine; elaborate and communicate scientific data and concepts, and master competences to implement and use modern concepts and technologies in the field.

The programme provides students with training in neuroscience targeting international standards to facilitate job opportunities. The ISIS Master degree makes it possible for graduate students to enroll in a PhD programme, apply for executive positions or conduct individual projects in Neuroscience and Biotechnology.