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Neuro-Cognitive Psychology (Master)

Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Description: The Neuro-Cognitive Psychology (NCP) program aims to provide a selected group of students from around the world with a state-of-the-art education in this brain research-oriented discipline of psychology. The international master program is taught by leading scientists in their fields, both at LMU Munich, the home institution, and at national and European partner institutions. It has a major focus on attentional and executive control of vision and action. Both research-oriented and interdisciplinary in focus, the program integrates state-of-the-art theoretical and methodological approaches of experimental psychology and the cognitive neurosciences (neurobiology, neurology, neuropsychology, neuropsychiatry).
Program start: winter semester only
Duration: 4 semesters
Faculty: Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
Tuition: There are no tuition fees for this course. There is, however, a semester fee of 128 € for each student comprising a student services contribution (62 €) and a basic fee for public transportation (66,50 €).
Where to enroll: The program is organized jointly by LMU Munich (coordinating institution), the Technische Universität München, University of Regensburg, University of Würzburg, Research Center Jülich, and further academic and research institutions. Enrollment is through LMU Munich.
Admission requirements: Candidates must hold a B.Sc. or equivalent degree (e.g. Vordiplom plus 2 semesters in psychology, biology, medicine, or related subjects), provide proof of thorough proficiency in English, and have excellent grades.
Program homepage: Neuro-cognitive Psychology