• By registering for a course, you are agreeing to our data protection guidelines.
  • It is recommended you apply now to avoid disappointment as these courses are extremely popular and fill up fast.
  • We implement a strict first come, first served policy.
  • You will be informed within 15 working days whether you've been accepted onto the course.
  • More course information is available in the FAQ section.
  • Invoicing instructions can be found here


Group Leaders


registration fee

€ 2,600




registration fee

€ 1,925

Negotiation / Self-leadership

registration fee

€ 2,100

All registration fees include:
VAT, training, course materials and accommodation & meals for the duration of the course


To register for a course please go to Dates and select a course from the list.


Invoicing & Payment

  • Payment by credit card or cheque is NOT possible - bank transfer only.
  • EMBO Research Leadership Courses are delivered by EMBO's wholly-owned, not-for-profit daughter company, the Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Lebenswissenschaften Heidelberg GmbH.
  • Invoices are issued by the Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Lebenswissenschaften Heidelberg GmbH and not EMBO.
  • Please do NOT make payments to EMBO directly. If your finance team already has EMBO as an official supplier, please inform them that they should add Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Lebenswissenschaften Heidelberg GmbH as a separate supplier. Please ask them to follow the payment instructions on the invoice.
  • Select "VAT Reverse Charge" option ONLY when your institute/organisation is based in the EU but outside of Germany and has a VAT ID Number. Your institute's VAT ID number MUST be included on the invoice in the address section. The Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Lebenswissenschaften Heidelberg GmbH's VAT ID Number is: DE 264471047.
  • The "VAT Reverse Charge" option does NOT apply to institutes/organisations based in Germany (see §13b UStG) or those based outside the EU.
  • Should you have any special requests for the processing of your invoice, kindly let us know when submitting your registration form.
  • Payment must be sent in EURO and received within two weeks of the invoice date.
  • Clearly quote the reference number when making the transfer.
  • Ensure that all bank charges are paid when making this payment.
  • All prices listed are correct at time of publication, all fee and VAT rate are subject to change.
  • No funding for travel related costs is available. All transportation costs must be covered by the participant.


Cancellation Policy

  • For cancellations received 60 calendar days before the beginning of the course, fees will be refunded minus €25 for administrative costs.
  • After this 60 day rule, no refund is possible for cancellation or no-show; however, a replacement participant can be found from the same laboratory/institute subject to approval.
  • Cancellations must be sent to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Each course needs a minimum number of participants. If a particular course has insufficient registrations, it will be cancelled. Registered participants will then be offered an alternative course or to have the fee reimbursed. You will be informed at least 4 weeks in advance of the course start date.


EMBO Young Investigators & Installation Grantees

Please refer to the FAQs section.


EMBO Long Term Fellows

Please refer to the FAQs section.



Please see accommodation details.