UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Neuroscience

Our brain and its workings define who we are. Neuroscience is discovering how the nervous system functions in health and disease from the molecular to the behavioural level. It is a vibrant area of science with regular exciting new breakthroughs, but there is still much to be discovered. UCL is the leading neuroscience institution in Europe, and students benefit greatly from a vast repertoire of expertise.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in biomedical sciences, life sciences or related subject area, or a medical degree (MBBS), or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants with an appropriate professional qualification and relevant work experience may also apply.

Course modules

Core modules: developmental neurobiology; receptors and synaptic signalling; systems and circuits neuroscience; neuroscience journal club; optional modules: neurobiology of degeneration and repair; cognitive systems neuroscience.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials and a laboratory project. Student performance is evaluated through formal examination, coursework, and the research project.

Sponsorship information

Studentships.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,370 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,370 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,370 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,370 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,140 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,845 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 12,570 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,845 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,845 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,845 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
0207 679 7381