Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience - MSc

Connecting the sciences of the brain (neurosciences) with the sciences of the mind (cognition), this MSc draws on our world-leading expertise in Psychology and Life Sciences. We consider how the brain and broader nervous system function at a biological and psychological level, from a human development and behavioural perspective. 

Month of entry

  • September

Mode of study

  • Full time, Part time


Subject area

  • Psychology

Fees for 2024/25 academic year

  • UK - Full time £11,000 per year. Part time £6,000 per year.
    International - £20,700 per year.

    For modular fees, please click here

Duration of study

  • One year full time, two years part time, up to five years modular

Why study Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience at Keele University?

High staff-to-student ratio, small-group tutorials and a strong, inclusive research community
Research and practice-led teaching enables access to state-of-the-art facilities and world-leading expertise
Staff research includes EEG, eye tracking, vision, deafness, memory, cognitive control processes, behavioural and sensory neuroscience
Optional placement provides valuable work experience and cultivates supportive networks and references for future employment
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Saule, Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience graduate

"The Advanced Cognitive Neuroscience Research Methods module gave me an opportunity to learn about a wide range of neuroimaging methods. This included hands-on data collection with EEG and TMS systems as well as data analysis sessions in Matlab."

Saule, Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience graduate

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MSc in Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

Reasons to study MSc in Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience at Keele

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Psychology eye tracking equipment

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