EURON its assignment is to offer a training programme in Neuroscience for PhD candidates consisting of courses, workshops and annual PhD days. In addition, EURON encourages the research collaboration between EURON partner universities by facilitating the mobility of PhD students between the EURON research groups and by facilitating the organization of  Joint doctorates  The training by  a multidisciplinary staff in an international context will equip a new generation of neuroscientists with a unique skills set. As a Network of European Neuroscience School (NENS) the EURON programme is internationally well known. The EURON courses and workshops are well attended by PhD students from other (national and international) Neuroscience Institutions.
The research themes within EURON are multidisciplinary and translational nature, i.e., they range from basic neuroscience to clinical applications.