Cardiff University

Cardiff University

Neuroimaging Methods and Applications

This course aims to equip graduate students from a wide range of backgrounds, including psychology, engineering, physical and biological sciences, with the methodological tools to undertake neuroimaging research at the highest level. The course consists of 2 taught semesters and a research project in the final semester.

Entry requirements

Degree of a 2.1 standard or equivalent in a relevant science-based subject which includes, but is not restricted to, physics, mathematics, engineering, biology, neuroscience or psychology-based subjects. Applicants whose 1st language is not English need a minimum score of 6.5 in the IELTS, or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: MRI technologies and methods; fMRI (physiology and methods); MEG and EEG (physiology and methods); human brain stimulation (technology and methods); neuroimaging methods (state of the art); research design and statistics 1; memory (functions and failures); clinical neuroimaging research; neuroimaging of perception and action; neuroimaging of pain, touch and emotions; neuroimaging applications (state of the art); research design and statistics 2.

Sponsorship information

PhD positions at Cardiff: the School of Psychology at Cardiff offers several funded PhD positions each year to exceptional students, including projects within CUBRIC; graduates from this Master's programme are in a strong position to apply for one of these competitively-awarded places.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,560 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
029 2087 0360