MSc Cognitive Psychology / Neuropsychology

University of Kent, School of Psychology

Program Description

MSc Cognitive Psychology / Neuropsychology

University of Kent, School of Psychology

MSc Cognitive Psychology / Neuropsychology

Cognitive psychology and neuropsychology bring together a range of different theoretical frameworks. Cognitive psychological, neuropsychological, neurobiological and computer science approaches can be combined in order to understand how the human mind/brain solves a variety of complex problems, such as recognising objects, remembering previous experiences, reading, speaking and reasoning.

All of our taught Master’s (MSc) programmes have been recognised by the UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) as meeting the nationally recognised criteria for preparation training for PhD research.

Conducting both basic and applied research in several areas, Psychology at Kent is highly regarded as a leading European centre for postgraduate research. Our long-established international reputation in social psychology is complemented by our strengths in cognitive, developmental and forensic psychology. We attract excellent visiting scholars and postgraduate students from both within the UK and overseas.


As a guide only, the 2014/15 annual tuition fees for this programme are:

Cognitive Psychology/Neuropsychology - MSc at Canterbury:

Full-time: £5100 UK/EU; £12450 Overseas

Part-time: £2550 UK/EU; £6240 Overseas

Exceptions may apply.

Key facts

  • Subject area: Psychology
  • Award: MSc
  • Course type: Taught
  • Location: Canterbury
  • Mode of study: Full-time or part-time
  • Attendance mode: Campus
  • Duration: One year full-time, two years part-time
  • Start: September
  • Total Kent credits: 180
  • Total ECTS credits: 90
This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Aug. 2017
1 - 2 years
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Start date Aug. 2017
United Kingdom Canterbury, England
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Duration 1 - 2 years
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