EDNE Course Book

To present yourself for your Oral Exam, you will need at least 12 credits,

  • 8 of which can come from Master’s level courses. Four of the 8 master’s credits can come from Transferable Skills. (!!Transferable Skills credits are only counted after you have passed your Candidacy Exam.)
  • You must have a minimum of 4 credits from EDNE PhD Courses.

Non-EDNE EPFL PhD courses – Please register for the course directly under “Other Doctoral Courses” in your study plan.  If the course does not appear in the list, click on the downward arrow and search for the class. More help here. ALWAYS clear your class choices with your thesis supervisor!

EPFL Bachelor-Master’s courses – Please fill out and send the “external course request” form to the EDNE administrator. Once you have received approval from the EDNE program director, you may sign yourself up for the course.  Max. 8 ECTS can be earned.

Annual Meeting Neuro-Lemanic Network Doctoral Schools
Held in Les Diablerêts, gathering Neuroscience Phd students and PIs in the Lake Leman region.
Students can present a poster or do a presentation to earn one credit. Up to 2 credits can be earned this way.

Lemanic Neuroscience courses (LNDS) – Please use the “external course request” form to register for UNIL or UNIGE LN courses . See above under EPFL Bachelor-Master’s courses.

To the EDNE Internal Regulations

UNIL sites  –  UNIGE map

Students from UNIL, UNIGE, UNIFRI, and The Lemanic Neuroscience “LN”  are welcome to attend our EDNE PhD courses listed on the first below section entitled “Core courses“.

To register as an auditor, fill out the form and send it to the EDNE administrator along with a scan of your PhD student card with your home PhD administrator in copy. The EDNE administrator will check for availability in the class and then forward the documents to the appropriate office.

For any other registration to EPFL courses not organized by the EPFL EDNE Program, please apply directly to the organizing Program administration.

EDNE - Neuroscience 2020-21    télécharger le plan en pdf

Core courses

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Project report
2
 
 
 
 
Planning your scientific journey    (Zoom meeting times will be determined according to the professor and participants availabilities.)
BIO-652 
EDNE 
Ramdya  
Written & Oral
1
 
 
 
 
BIO-693(10) 
EDNE 
Gräff
Invited lecturers
Sandi Perez  
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
BIO-610 
EDNE 
Invited lecturers
Petersen  
Written & Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Symmetry and Conservation in the Cell    (Next time: Spring 2021)
BIO-692 
EDNE 
Multiple
3
 
 
 
 
Training Rotation (EDNE)    (All year long -Training rotations must be approved by the supervisor, by the host laboratory, as well as by the doctoral program director)
BIO-699(n) 
EDNE 
Profs divers  
Project report
1
 

Other doctoral courses (EDOC)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
PHYS-719 
EDPY 
Term paper
4
 
 
 
 
Advanced Microscopy for Life Science    (Every year in September. To register, contact EDMS Administration )
BIO-659 
EDMS 
Seitz  
Oral presentation
3
 
 
 
 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
Optimization and simulation    (Every year/ Next time: Spring 2021)
MATH-600 
EDCE 
Multiple
4
 
 
 
 
Responsible Conduct in Biomedical Research    (Next time: Fall 2020)
BIO-664(A) 
EDBB 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Responsible Conduct in Biomedical Research    (Next time: Spring 2021)
BIO-664(B) 
EDBB 
Multiple
1
 
 
 
 
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Summer School on Neurophysiology for Neural and Biomedical Engineering (2017)    (From 20/8 to 26/8/2017 - Zermatt (Switzerland))
BIOENG-803 
EDNE 
Micera  
Oral presentation
2
 

Master courses

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
 
During the semester
4
 
 
 
 
 
Written
4
 
 
 
 
 
Written
4
 
 
 
 
 
 
Written
5
 
 
 
 
 
BIOENG-486 
SV 
 
During the semester
4
 
 
 
 
 
Written
3
 
 
 
 
 
Written
4