The Mind-Brain College of the University of Lisbon integrates 7 Schools (Faculdade de Ciências (FCUL), Faculdade de Farmácia (FFUL), Faculdade de Letras (FLUL), Faculdade de Medicina (FMUL), Faculdade de Psicologia (FPUL), Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) e Instituto de Ciências Socias (ICS), which welcome or are connected to research centers in essential areas important to the mind and brain studies.
All these Schools, under the umbrella of the Mind-Brain College, are engaged in joint PhD Doctoral Programmes, namely the PhD Programmes in: Integrated Neuroscience; Cognitive Science; Robotics, Brain and Cognition. These programmes privilege inter-institutional co-supervision of students.
The College has as scientific domains the interdisciplinary study of the mind and brain. The College aims to promote the integrative study of the mind and brain into their different approaches, contributing to a better understanding of the mind and brain, with consequent social and economic benefits.