12 months
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17900 GBP/year
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About

Studying the MSc in Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience from Keele University will expose you to advanced topics in the study of cognition and behaviour including attention, perception, memory, decision-making, and emotion.

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Overview

The MSc in Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience from Keele University   involves staff from both Psychology and Life Science (neuroscience), to cover a wide range of topics and approaches. Working closely with our expert staff during your dissertation and research apprenticeship projects, you will be directly involved with cutting-edge research that is geared towards your interests and personal skills development.

Career

Graduates of our programme will be well prepared for a range of careers in applied and research domains. These commonly include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparation for PhD study in psychology and/or neuroscience
  • Preparation for further training in clinical neuropsychology
  • Careers in industry research (e.g., user interface design, product testing, human factors)
  • Research assistant/research support careers in universities and industry
  • Data analyst / data analysis consultancy
  • Behavioural science (e.g., Government, Military)
  • Assistant Psychologist (NHS) and brain injury support worker positions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Study in Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Advanced Research Skills and Design
  • Research Apprenticeship in Psychology

  • Contemporary Research in Psychology
  • Advanced Quantitative Data Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is open to graduates with a first or upper second-class degree in psychology, neuroscience, linguistics (or a cognate discipline with some psychology study) or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 12 months.

UK -  PT £5200

Living costs for Keele

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

The following scholarships may be targeted at specific countries, subjects and talent areas. In some cases you may be required to make an independent application, for others the scholarship will be awarded automatically.

  • KEELE INTERNATIONAL EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP (PGT)

Up to £5,000 based on undergraduate degree award.

  • DEVELOPING COUNTRIES SCHOLARSHIP

£1,000 for students who are nationals of the least developed, low and lower middle-income countries.

  • KEELE ALUMNI DISCOUNT

  • CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIPS

  • COMMONWEALTH SCHOLARSHIPS

  • GREAT SCHOLARSHIPS 2022

  • MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIPS FOR NORTH AMERICAN STUDENTS

  • US FEDERAL STUDENT LOANSARTICLE 26 ASYLUM SEEKER BURSARY

  • FULL TIME MBA SCHOLARSHIP
  • MSC AI AND DATA SCIENCE SCHOLARARSHIP

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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