Welcome to ABMP

Every day 7 billion miracles happen, as people wake up and become conscious. What happens with the overwhelming streams of information passing through their brains for the rest of the day? Research within this Amsterdam Academic Alliance will focus around that question.

"Men ought to know that from the brain and from the brain only arise our pleasures, joys, laughter and jests as well as our sorrows, pains, grieves and tears."
- Hippocrates

Joined research

Our research aims to understand higher cognitive functions and its underlying neural basis. This research is stratified into five research themes. Read more


Joined education

The Amsterdam Brain and Mind Project encompasses Bachelor’s, Master’s, and PhD educational programs, tailored to the needs of students at the VUA and and UVA
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Common infrastucture

Within every reseach theme two post-doctoral fellows will be appointed. Calls for research proposals were open until June 30, 2015. Read more