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Cognitive Science PhD

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Full time | University of Sussex | 4 years | SEP-23

Study mode

Full time


4 years

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Cognitive Psychology Neuroscience / Neurobiology

Course type


Course Summary

Are you interested in cognition, be it natural or artificial?

Our pioneering, interdisciplinary approach brings together faculty and research students from artificial intelligence, psychology, linguistics, neuroscience, and philosophy - you’ll find Sussex a great place for your research in cognitive science.

For a PhD, your research work makes a substantial original contribution to knowledge or understanding in your chosen field.

Tuition fees

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Fees are not yet set for entry in the academic year 2023/24.

International fees
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Entry requirements

Degree requirements: You’re normally expected to have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above. Subject-specific requirements: Your qualification should be in a subject relevant to your chosen area of research. You may also be considered for the degree if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.