M.Sc. On Campus

Cognitive Neuroscience

24 months
12927 CAD/year
5772 CAD/year
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Cognitive Neuroscience from Queen's University gets you right into current research in one of the hottest areas of Psychology.


Cognitive Neuroscience from Queen's University covers the whole range from single cell physiology all the way up to complex social behaviour in animals and humans. 

Students at Cognitive Neuroscience from Queen's University will:

  • study the sophisticated connections between action and perception.
  • delve into human cognitive abilities such as language comprehension, the allocation of focussed attention, or the mechanics of memory formation. 
  • work on the neurophysiology of motivation, anxiety, and addiction.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Motion capture technology
  • Electrophysiology
  • Eye-tracking
  • Brain imaging
  • Psychophysics
  • Signal processing
  • Virtual realities
  • Computer vision

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must complete a 4 year bachelor’s honours degree in psychology (or equivalent degrees in adjacent areas, such as cognitive science or social behaviour) in order to be competitive.  Statistics and research methods will also enhance your profile.  
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  • Language Requirements
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12927 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12927 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5772 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5772 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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