Neuroscience, M.Res.

Neuroscience, M.Res.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #147 (WUR) ,
Neuroscientists investigate the mind and brain – from neuropharmacology to the philosophy of consciousness – with applications from medicine to artificial intelligence.

About

This course is ideal for you if you have a strong academic record in neuroscience or a closely related discipline and wish to specialise and strengthen your knowledge of the subject and, especially, to gain laboratory experience before moving to a research career.

Programme Structure

Courses
  • Advanced Techniques in Neuroscience
  • Current Topics in Neuroscience
  • Life Sciences Master of Science Research Proposal
  • Life Sciences MSci/MRes Research Project 1
  • Neuroscience Research Project 2
  • Advanced Research Methods in Psychology
  • Computational Neuroscience
  • Development of the Nervous System
  • Drug Addiction and its Treatment
  • Endocrinology and Disease
  • Ethics, Philosophy and Methods of Research
  • Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

    StudyPortals Tip: The UK government has confirmed new English-language testing requirements for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more

Academic Requirements

A first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in psychology, neuroscience or a closely related subject.

Additional entry information

If you are a non-EEA or Swiss national we must receive your application by 1 August because you will need to obtain clearance by the UK Government Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) for this degree. Find out more about ATAS.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    17850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17850 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    6060 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6060 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

*Fees for studying on courses available on a part-time basis will be charged at 50 per cent of the full-time fees listed .

Living costs for Brighton

  • 815 - 1390 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

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.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Apply with Studyportals

Did you know that you can directly apply to available Masters from our selected Application Partners? Read more, or check the complete list of programmes to apply for right now.

Select a Master's and apply