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Neuroscience

University of Geneva

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
Duration
860 EUR/year
860 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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About

The Neuroscience programme of University of Geneva is a joint programme of the Faculty of Psychology and Education, the Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Science. It is managed by the Geneva University Neurocenter (GUN) and focuses on theory, while also introducing students to scientific research and writing.

Overview

The Neuroscience programme of University of Geneva deal with brain function investigative techniques, neurobiology and cognitive and emotional processes. The programme is designed for students who want to work in neurosciences, including in hospitals and academia.

Career paths

The Master of Science in Neuroscience is designed to meet the needs of students with a Bachelor of Science in Medicine or Psychology, or an equivalent degree, who are looking for a career related to neuroscience in national and international research and/or teaching institutions, hospitals or academia. It can lead to a doctorate in neuroscience from the University of Lausanne (Lemanic Neuroscience Doctoral School) as well as further training at associate faculties, upon completion of prerequisites required by the given faculty.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Neurobiology
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Techniques for Investigating Brain Functions
  • Introduction to Cognitive and Affective
  • Neuroscience
  • Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in French

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science, Medicine or Psychology, or an equivalent degree. 
  • Merit-based admission.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    860 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 430 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    860 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 430 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • Tuition fee is 500 CHF per semester.

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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