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UCLA Graduate Division

Admission Contact Information, Deadlines and Requirements


 Program Name



 Major Code



Program is not accepting applications for 2016-2017
1506D Gonda Center
Box 951761
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1761 


(310) 825-8153 



 Leading to the degree of

M.S., Ph.D.

The Neurobiology department admits only applicants whose objective is the Ph.D. 

 Admission Limited to

Program is not accepting applications for 2013-2014 

 Deadline to apply


 GRE (General and/or Subject)


 Letters of Recommendation


 Other Requirements

In addition to the University's minimum requirements, all applicants should submit a statement of purpose and describe why they wish to enter a doctoral program in fundamental neuroscience. The statement should include a description of past research experience in the life or physical sciences and psychology, and future career plans.

Applicants must have a bachelor's degree in a physical or life science, neuroscience, psychology, or in a premedical curriculum. Introductory courses in general and organic chemistry, biochemistry, molecular and cellular biology, and physics are highly recommended. Courses in genetics, psychology, neuroscience, psychobiology, physiology, and statistics are recommended.