BSc Cognitive Neuroscience and Psychology / Overview

Year of entry: 2024

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
3 years
Typical A-level offer
AAA-AAB (including specific subjects)
Typical contextual A-level offer
AAB-BBB (including specific subjects).
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Refugee/care-experienced offer
Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.
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Typical International Baccalaureate offer
36-35 points overall with 6, 6, 6 to 6, 6, 5 at Higher Level including two science subjects, normally Biology and Chemistry, but can include Physics, Geography, Psychology or Mathematics (AA and AI are both considered).

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
How to apply
Apply through UCAS.
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Course overview

  • Examine how the mind and brain generate behaviour, movement, perception, memory, sleep and other key functions.
  • Start your professional career as a biologist or take your first step towards becoming a chartered psychologist with this British Psychological Society-accredited degree.
  • Gain practical experience by taking a full year placement.

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Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2024 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £32,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
0161 529 4563
School/Faculty overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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