Meta menu:

From here, you can access the Emergencies page, Contact Us page, Accessibility Settings, Language Selection, and Search page.

  • Contact us:

    Humboldt Graduate SchoolCharitéplatz 1 (local address: Luisenstraße 56)
    10117 Berlin

  • Accessibility:
    Contrast Settings Change contrast
    Font size
    Font size bigger: STRG+ Font size smaller: STRG-

    You can enlarge or reduce the browser window. Please use CTRL and + to zoom in or CTRL and - to zoom out. Press CTRL and 0 to reset your browser window to normal size.

Open Menu


You are here:


If you are interest in applying to INTER, please read the information below carefully.

Who can apply

In order to be eligible for admission to INTER, interested student need to fulfill the following requirements:

  • Current student at Charité or faculté de médicine Paris Descartes
  • Completed fist cycle of medical school (Physikum/ PCEM2)
  • Strong interest in research and desire to combine medical school and research training
  • English skills sufficient for scientific work
  • French and German skills respectively
  • Desire to spend exchange periods in Paris and Berlin respectively

What to submit

Complete applications must include:

  • High school diploma (Abi/bac)
  • Proof of student status (matriculation/ student ID)
  • Proof of having finished the 1st cycle of medical studies (Physikumszeugnis/ French equivalent)
  • Letter of intent including: Motivation, discussion of your research interest with reference to INTER faculty and project options, and hands on research experience
  • 2 letters of recommendation in sealed envelopes or sent separately
  • Proof of proficiency in English and French or German respectively (test results or statement explaining how and where these language skills were aquired)

By when to apply

Application deadline is: 15 February 2009

Where to apply to

The admissions' process in Berlin and Paris is separate.

Charité students need to send their application to

Program Office Medical Neurosciences
attn. Lutz Steiner
Klinik für Neurologie, CCM
Charitéplatz 1
10117 Berlin

Paris Descartes students need to send their application to

Bureau des Relations Internationales
attn. Steve Zozio
Faculté de médicine Paris Descartes
Entresol Bureau "Salle Lelièvre"
15 rue de l'ecole de médicine
75006 Paris


Application deadline: 15 February 2009
Admission decision: 30 March 2009
Kick-off meeting: Mid May 2009