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Neuro-Cognitive Psychology

Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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About

The Neuro-Cognitive Psychology (NCP) program at Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich aims to provide a selected group of students from around the world with a state-of-the-art education in this brain research-oriented discipline of psychology. 

Overview

Key facts

The international master program in Neuro-Cognitive Psychology is taught by leading scientists in their fields, both at Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich, the home institution, and at national and European partner institutions. It has a major focus on attentional and executive control of vision and action. 

Both research-oriented and interdisciplinary in focus, the program integrates state-of-the-art theoretical and methodological approaches of experimental psychology and the cognitive neurosciences (neurobiology, neurology, neuropsychology, neuropsychiatry).

The program is organized jointly by LMU Munich (coordinating institution), the Technische Universität München, University of Regensburg, University of Würzburg, Research Center Jülich, and further academic and research institutions. Enrollment is through LMU Munich.

Programme Structure

  • The thirteen teaching and research units of the Department of Psychology encompass the entire scope of basic and applied psychological research, ranging from the neuroscientific foundations of human cognition, emotion, and behavior to their social and organizational contexts. 
  • The department is successful in international research and participates in several projects of the Germany-wide Excellence Initiative. 
  • It runs the degree programs in psychology and the master program neuro-cognitive psychology, and contributes to the study programs of educational science and teacher education, as well as the LMUexcellent Graduate School of Systemic Neurosciences.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must hold a B.Sc. or equivalent degree (e.g. Vordiplom plus 2 semesters in psychology, biology, medicine, or related subjects), provide proof of thorough proficiency in English, and have excellent grades.
  • Transcript of records from the bachelor’s program, which includes all completed courses and obtained grades 
  • A copy of the bachelor’s certificate/diploma (or equivalent)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

While there is no tuition for standard programs, all students are required to pay a fee of €129,40 for student services.

Funding

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