Master Neuroscience and Cognition

Utrecht, The Netherlands

Learning type(s): In Person

Language(s): English

Duration: 2 years

Degrees available: MSc

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Domains: Cognition and Neural Network, Excitability and Plasticity, Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity

Subdomains: Attention and Perception, Development of neural systems, Developmental disorders, Learning and memory, Motor neuron diseases, Social cognition and behavior, Synaptogenesis and activity-dependent development

The Master’s programme Neuroscience and Cognition offers a unique interdisciplinary neuroscience program that gives students the opportunity to become part of a new generation of multidisciplinary neuroscientists. Students are provided with the tools to acquire broad knowledge about the vast field of neuroscience, so that they are well equipped to face the challenges of modern neuroscience research.

Students in this Master’s programme will learn how to:

  • Design experiments
  • Collect, interpret, and analyse data
  • Combine information from different disciplines
  • Practice neuroscientific research in a multidisciplinary team

Students may follow one of two tracks, Experimental and Clinical Neuroscience or Cognitive Neuroscience.


Universiteitsweg 100, Utrecht, Netherlands