Master's Degree Programme, 2 years


– Admission

Application Deadlines and Procedures

Applicants from non-EU / non-EEA countries:
Application deadline: 1 December 2017

Applicants from EU / EEA countries (including Norway):
Application deadline: 1 March 2018

Information and online application

Academic Requirements

The MSc in Neuroscience is suitable for students motivated towards research in Neuroscience in particular or the natural sciences in general. Some previous basic knowledge of Neuroscience and/or Cell and Molecular Biology is highly recommended.

Admission to the MSc in Neuroscience requires a bachelor's degree (or an equivalent 3-year higher education) in one of the following disciplines:

  1. Neuroscience
  2. Biology, Biotechnology, Biomedical Science
  3. Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics
  4. Psychology

Other relevant disciplines, combined with or including course work in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics/Statistics, Neuroscience and/or Physics, may be accepted after an individual evaluation of the applicant's qualifications.

Language Requirements

International applicants must document skills in English language, for example by a TOEFL test (internet score of 90 points or higher), or an IELTS test (overall band score of 6.5 or higher).

Further information about the language requirements and possible exemptions is available on this webpage.


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Degree: Master of Science in Neuroscience
Programme code: MSNEUR
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS credits
Restricted admission: Yes (20 places)
Language of Instruction: English

Faculty: Medicine and Health Sciences
Department: Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience

Location: Trondheim (Campus Øya)

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