Monday, 16 January 2023

Master’s Degree in Cognitive Science

Application now open!

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The program is offered at the world-renowned Center for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC) and is characterized by training and research activities at highly qualified laboratories in the field of experimental psychology, brain-imaging (fMRI, MEG, EEG, TMS, etc.), animal cognition and computational linguistics. This opportunity provides the type of theoretical and technical skills to pursue doctoral studies or to gain a competitive edge in the job market. 

Master’s Degree Coordinator: prof. Scott Laurence Fairhall
Contact: mcs [at]


Cognitive Neuroscience (CN)
Computational and theoretical modelling of Language and Cognition (CLC)
Fundamental Behavioural Neuroscience (FBN)

Duration: 2 years full-time
Language: English
Places available: Up to 80 (30 places reserved to non-EU students)

Application Period

  • December 15th, 2022 - March 10th, 2023: for non-EU applicants with permanent residence abroad
  • February 7th - May 31st, 2023: for Italian students, EU students and non-EU with permanent residence in Italy

Open Day

February 24th, 2023: presentation of the educational offer at CIMeC

Further info at