Admission to the Stark Neurosciences Research Institute graduate program is processed through a common open enrollment / gateway system called the Indiana BioMedical Gateway (IBMG) Program at IU School of Medicine. The IBMG provides a shared first-year experience for all School of Medicine biomedical science pre-doctoral (PhD program) students.
Priority deadline for students interested in beginning work on the Medical Neuroscience PhD in Fall 2020 is December 1, 2019. The final application deadline is January 15, 2020.
All qualified applications submitted by individuals living within the U.S. by December 1 are considered for campus visits scheduled for January 9–11, 2020, or February 13–15, 2020. Applications submitted after December 1 by individuals living within the U.S. are considered for campus visits as space permits. Once available appointments are full, selected individuals may be offered video interviews.
Applications from individuals living outside the U.S. are considered for video interviews. International students are encouraged to apply. IU School of Medicine has a robust community of students from many different countries and provides a supportive training environment with a wide array of support services.