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MSc Neuroimaging for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience at The University of Manchester
MSc Neuroimaging for Clinical & Cognitive Neuroscience
Gain the skills and knowledge needed for research, clinical and industrial application of brain imaging methods.

MSc Neuroimaging for Clinical & Cognitive Neuroscience / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Master of Science
Duration
12 months FT
Entry requirements

We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) or overseas equivalent in:

  • science subjects
  • psychology
  • neuroscience
  • physics
  • maths
  • engineering
  • medicine
  • computer science.

Each case will be judged on an individual basis.

This course is also available for intercalating medical students, both from the University of Manchester and other UK universities, upon completion of their third year (minimum).

For St Andrews students, this includes the three-year course plus the following one or two years spent in Manchester. Intercalating medical students need to have passed all assessments at first attempt (if they are third year) or have no fails in third year if they are fourth year. We also accept home and international medical graduates.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Please apply via our online application form . See the application and selection section for details of the supporting documents we require.

We recommend that you apply as early as possible. We reserve the right to close applications if the course is full.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MSc Y N N N

Course overview

  • Learn about cutting-edge cognitive neuroscience techniques and their application to research in clinical and cognitive neuroscience.
  • Study the theory behind cognitive, social, behavioural, and clinical neuroscience while gaining practical data analysis and functional neuroanatomy skills.
  • Gain valuable research experience through the research project component of the course.
  • This MSc can form the first year of Research Council-funded 1+3 postgraduate PhD studentships and is also suitable for intercalating medical students.
  • Study at a university ranked 9th in the UK and among the top 50 in the world for medicine (QS World University Rankings 2018).

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is like. Find out about our  upcoming open days .

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £10,000
    International students (per annum): £23,000

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for international students for the course duration at the year of entry).

For general fees information, please visit the postgraduate fees  page. Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

Scholarships/sponsorships

Alumni bursary

The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an alumni bursary of £1,000 towards tuition fees for successful applicants who are recent University of Manchester graduates and who are commencing one of our postgraduate taught master's programmes in 2019.

The bursary is available to students or alumni who:

  • graduated in 2018 or are graduating in 2019;
  • hold a first class honours degree;
  • have home or overseas fee status;
  • are applying for full- or part-time study;
  • are self-funded and not in receipt of any other funding support.

The bursary will be applied as a fee reduction automatically for those students and alumni who meet the alumni bursary criteria so there is no application process.

Other bursaries

The University of Manchester also has a number of bursaries aimed at removing barriers to master's study for students. Find out if you are eligible .

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 5439
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/medicine
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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