Student Chapters

Student Chapters

Students pursuing their graduate and post graduate in the field of Neuroscience, Neurology and Neurosurgery an apply for IAN student membership. IAN encourages and supports students by appointing its members to provide necessary guidance to build and globalize their innovative ideas.

IAN student Chapter is a scientific association of students with a minimum number of 50 students from a particular Institute/University. IAN student chapter provides unique opportunities to learn and develop leadership skills, research development, networking, mentoring and bonding.

Student Chapter of IAN was established by petition to our head office by the hosting Institute/University/College. Establishing student chapter is to generate interest in advancement of education and research in the relevant field of Neuroscience, Neurology and Neurosurgery by providing student opportunities to,

Share ideas and enthusiasm with fellow students and faculty from any relevant department on campus,

Explore career opportunities

Make contacts that will last a lifetime

Develop leadership skills

Student Chapters provide unique opportunities for networking with Professionals, Speakers and mentoring. They provide support both within the student community and to local communities outside the institution.

If you have further queries regarding starting IAN student chapter, please contact

Student Chapter Member Benefits

IAN Student Chapter Members can avail the IAN Student Membership Benefits. IAN Student Membership Benefits

How to Start a Student Chapter

A Student chapter serves as a gateway to forums, workshops, panel discussions, Guest Lectures and symposia that further a student's professional development.

Start a IAN Student Chapter in 4 easy steps.

* Entries made during the application process may be saved and completed at a later time by visiting the URL sent to the chapter email address.

Step 1 : Enter IAN Student chapter name, chapter email address, chapter type, and chapter sub-type.

Step 2 : Enter the names of the individuals to serve as Chair, Vice Chair and Treasurer. These individuals must be the IAN Student Members. In addition to that a Faculty Sponsored by IAN Professional Membership is also required.

Step 3 : Enter chapter contact information (University Name, postal address and phone number, Contact Person Name).

Step 4 : Enter the names of at least Hundred (50) Student Members willing to carry out the chapter's mission and participate in activities. The last name, first name, and email addresses of these members will be required.

Once the completed application is submitted, it will be reviewed by the Local Activities Manager within 5-7 business days.

Responsibilities of the Institution for establishing IAN Student Chapter

The Institution must have at least 50 student members of IAN.

The Institution must have Four or more life time members in good standing.

Membership is open to all departments of the academic Institution/University.

Student chapter consists of a President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer and committee members.

The chapter President must submit an annual report every year.

IAN Student Chapters provide unique opportunities to learn and develop leadership skills, research development, networking, mentoring and bonding.

Conference hall (venue) or Auditorium.

Guest /Keynote Speaker Accommodation & Hospitality.

Internal committee members must be formed from the institution.

Office Bearers:


President of Student chapter will be the head of the body and should be active and strong enough to coordinate with all in all R&D Activities and chapter operations with IAN Headquarters.


The Treasurer of the IAN Student Chapter will be the head of the official to look after financial activities, registration and accounting of the body.


The secretary of IAN student chapter is a student with the capability to look after the operations of the chapter.

The secretary will be one of the top office bearers to look after administrative aspects of the student chapter.

Student Ambassador

Student Ambassador from the Institution/University is a student representative who connects students of their department to the global community of IAN.

IAN Student Chapters Excellence Awards

The Excellent student chapter will be provided the “ IAN Student Chapter Excellence Awards ” in the Annual Meeting of IAN. These Awards will recognize the student chapters. All Student Chapter in good standing are encouraged to apply for the “IAN Student Chapter Excellence Award”.

Past Student Chapter Winners List :