You'll carry out in-depth supervised research and write a thesis. During your studies you might also author publications for peer-reviewed journals.
The Cognitive and Behavioural Neuroscience programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington
To do an MSc by thesis you'll need an Honours degree or postgraduate diploma in an appropriate field, with an average grade of B+ or higher in your subject area.
Part-time students will need to do around 20–23 hours of work a week. Make sure you take this into account if you are working.
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- Fundamentals and Behaviour Analysis
- Drugs, Brain and Behaviour
- Drug Addiction
- Nature Nurture Neuroscience
- Advanced Cognitive Psychology
- Affective Neuroscience
- Cognitive Neuroscience
- 8 months
- 20 months
Start dates & application deadlines
DisciplinesNeuroscience Cognitive Sciences View 16 other Masters in Cognitive Sciences in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's degree with Honours or equivalent in relevant subject.You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.
International28768 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 28768 USD for the full programme during 8 months.
National6966 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6966 USD for the full programme during 8 months.
- NZ$9,631 national
- NZ$39,771 international
Living costs for Wellington
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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