Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology – University of Copenhagen

Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology


The Department is engaged in research and education in the development, structure, function and diseases of the nervous system. A second main focus is research and education in drug develop- ment, and the basis of drug actions.

» Research fields

Research dissemination

Scientific results are communicated in international journals, and in the media. Our researchers also put new important external findings into perspective.

» Research news


Our researchers carry out research-based, clinically relevant undergraduate teaching and supervision at a number of study programs within the field of neuroscience and pharmacology.

» Study programs and courses

Vacant student projects

The Department's research groups are continually looking for students to carry out their bachelor, master thesis project, or other projects within the group.

» Vacant student projects