Board examinations ("Kommissionelle Prüfungen") in Biological Psychology and Cognitive-Affective Neurosciences

The board examination can either be taken as an oral or as a written exam.

Examination language: German or English
Duration: 30 Minutes


  • English Version: 
    Bear, M. F., Connors, B. W., & Paradiso, M. A. (2015). Neuroscience: Exploring the brain (4th International ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.


Biological Psychology: Chapters 1-14

Cognitive-Affective Neurosciences: Chapters 15-25

Application and Appointments

The possible appointments for a board examination as well as the application form can be found on the SSC website.

The board will consist of two examiners: Prof. Claus Lamm and a second examiner (presumably Dr. Igor Riecansky).