Research course

Neuroscience

Institution
University of Sussex · School of Life Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

An upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in a relevant science subject such as neuroscience, biochemistry, biology, biomedical science or psychology.

If you are a non-EEA or Swiss national we must receive your application by 1 August because you will need to obtain clearance by the UK Government Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) for this degree. Find out more about ATAS.

Months of entry

January, October, April

Course content

Neuroscientists investigate the mind and brain – from neuropharmacology to consciousness – with applications from medicine to artificial intelligence.

This course is ideal for you if you have a strong academic record in neuroscience or a closely related discipline.

By studying with us you’ll deepen your knowledge, strengthen your laboratory experience, and build your research skills before moving into a research career.

Department specialisms

For further information, visit the webpage below.

Information for international students

Please visit: International qualifications for Masters courses or Fees and Scholarships.

Fees and funding

UK students
Please see our website
International students
Please see our website

Please visit our website for latest fees information: https://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/masters/2017/life-sciences/neuroscience-mres

The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study. For full details of our scholarships please visit: Masters Scholarships

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
36-72 months
full time
24-48 months

MPhil

part time
24-48 months
full time
12-36 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Services
Email
lifesci@sussex.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1273 678057