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Master On Campus Blended

Brain and Cognition

Erasmus University Rotterdam

12 months
Duration
15500 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

During the Brain and Cognition programme at Erasmus University Rotterdam you will examine cognitive and emotional processes in the brain in a unique learning environment.

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Overview

During the Brain and Cognition program at Erasmus University Rotterdam  you will gain theoretical and methodological knowledge and skills to tackle questions with regard to brain functioning and cognitive emotional processes. You will work in small groups to solve problems you can encounter in the field. The training includes current theories and advanced research methodology, such as behavioural tasks, eye tracking, EEG, fMRI and advanced statistics.

Career:

The Brain and Cognition master track prepares you for a successful career in academia or industry. Graduates of our programme have found positions in academia, both in the Netherlands and abroad (e.g. the UK or Australia), as well as in industry and in administration, working as, for instance, policy advisors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
  • Data analysis in R
  • Language and Brain
  • Electrophysiology
  • Concept and Categories
  • Practical Programming Experiments
  • Applied Multivariate Data Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Depending on the specialisation you wish to apply for, you are eligible for admission to the programme if you have obtained a relevant bachelor or undergraduate degree (comparable to the Dutch academic level according to the standards of the Dutch Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education (Nuffic)) from a research university. Some examples of relevant bachelor programmes are:

  • Psychology
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Psychobiology
  • Cognition, Language and Communication

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2168 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • €2,168 (Statutory fee: Dutch / EEA students)
  • €12,300 (Institutional fee: Dutch / EEA students)
  • €15,500 (Institutional fee: non-EEA students)
  • Living costs for Rotterdam

    760 - 1265 EUR /month
    Living costs

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

    Funding

    For the applicants of the various degree programmes of Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences at Erasmus University Rotterdam the following funding possibilities are available:

    • Holland Scholarship for excellent non-EEA applicants
    • L-EARN for impact Scholarship
    • Erasmus Trustfonds Scholarship

    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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    Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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