OIST Computational Neuroscience Course (OCNC2013)

  • Dates: June 17 - July 4, 2013
  • Applications: are now closed
    • January 7 - February 10, 2013, online on this site
    • We accepted 30 students out of 210 applications. Everybody should have received our letter by now.
  • Location: OIST Seaside House

There are no tuition costs. OIST will cover accommodation and food of all selected course participants. Travel costs of some participants may also be covered by OIST. OIST will help with arranging visas, if necessary.

OIST is deeply committed to the advancement of women in science, in Japan and worldwide. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.


Confirmed lecturers


  • Aki Funamizu (OIST)
  • Marta I. Garrido (University of Queensland, Australia)
  • Agnieszka Grabska Barwinska (Gatsby Unit, UCL, UK)
  • Sungho Hong (OIST)
  • Mario Negrello (Erasmus Medical Center, Netherlands)
  • Sam Neymotin (Yale University, USA)
  • Selvakumar Selandipalayam (Emory University, USA)
  • Pierre Yger (Ecole Normale Supérieure, France)


Some scholarships have been sponsored by the European Commission, Seventh Framework Programme via the European project CSNII (FP7-ICT-601167)