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Cognitive Science

Technical University of Kaiserslautern

M.Sc. On Campus
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The Master's programme in Cognitive Science at Technical University of Kaiserslautern focuses on conveying in-depth, research-orientated knowledge in the field of cognitive science. Social science and psychology are combined with IT and biology/neuroscience to create a broader field of science from which qualifications for cognitive science are acquired.

Overview

Cognitive Science at at Technical University of Kaiserslautern is made up of several different interdisiplinary modules which can be completed within four semesters, and most of the lectures are held in English. Internships also form a vital part of this course of studies. The master's degree in Cognitive Science is very attactive as it leads not only to the possibility of embarking on a doctorate degree, but also to career opportunities in a great number of exciting occupational areas.

Students at Cognitive Science at Technical University of Kaiserslautern will:

  • precisely use the knowledge already acquired within sciences to further examine the aspects of humans, technology, economy, organisation, communication and social behaviour, which are all interconnected.
  • get multi- and interdisiplinary approach to the topic of the "man machine" interface and/or "human intelligence and artifical intelligence" interface has become necessary because isolated approaches no longer lead to satisfactory findings or results in many cases.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Perception
  • Cognition and Knowledge
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Cognitive Neuroscience 
  • Computation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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.
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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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Linguistics, Computer Science, Biology or Cognitive Science from a German university; or an equivalent degree from a foreign university (equivalency is judged by the International School of Graduate Studies (ISGS)).

  • Applicants should ideally also have a solid background in basic descriptive and inferential statistics (e.g., regression, ANOVA) as well as some experience in conducting empirical research (e.g., for a class project or Bachelor’s thesis). Previous experience in statistics and empirical research should be mentioned in the motivation letter.

  • English language proficiency 

  • Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in another related field (e.g. Social Sciences, Engineering, Philosophy, etc.) may also apply, but should clearly explain in their motivation letter how their previous studies and experience have suitably prepared them for a Master’s program in Cognitive Science.

Tuition Fee

  • International

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

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

At TUK you pay the so-called social contribution per semester of EUR 245,23.

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.

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