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Utrecht University Master of Science in Neuroscience and Cognition
Utrecht University

Master of Science in Neuroscience and Cognition

Utrecht, Netherlands

2 Years


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EUR 2,209 / per year *


* EU/EEA, Surinam or Swiss students; €20,750: International students


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Become a Multidisciplinary Neuroscientist or Cognition Researcher

Are you interested in doing research to better understand normal and pathological brain function? Do you want to become a specialist in the field of neurosciences? Neuroscience and Cognition offers you the opportunity to investigate numerous areas of brain functioning that make the neuroscience and cognition field uniquely intriguing and challenging.

An Individualised Approach

Neuroscience and cognition trains you to become a multidisciplinary neuro and/or cognition scientist fully equipped to face the challenges of modern research in the interdisciplinary field of neuroscience and cognition. With ample knowledge of the scope of the brain and cognitive functioning, you will be prepared to join an international research team investigating the most complex organ of our body. Sounds appealing? Neuroscience and Cognition might be a perfect fit!

Pick Experimental and Clinical Neuroscience or Cognitive Neuroscience as your track of choice and explore fundamental principles and techniques. You get to work in multidisciplinary teams together with students from various bachelor backgrounds such as Biomedical Sciences, Neuro- and Cognitive Psychology, Linguistics, or Artificial Intelligence. Ideal preparation for future research positions in public and private research institutes! After the 10-week introductory course Fundamentals of Neuroscience and Cognition, you will determine an individualized study path with the assistance of the track coordinator, consisting of quality internships, electives, and a writing assignment.

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