International opportunities for students
Title awarded

Master's degree in Cognitive Science (Laurea magistrale in Scienze Cognitive) LM- 55


September 2024


2 years full-time



Class size

Up to 80 students (30 places are reserved to non-EU students)

Application deadlines 2024/25

 Application period for Non-Eu students with residence outside Italy: from December 18th, 2023 to March 8th, 2024

 Application period for Eu students and Non-Eu with residence in Italy: from February 28th, 2024 to May 31st, 2024

Application form

 Applications for non-Eu students living outside Italy are closed

 Eu and non-Eu with legal residence in Italy can apply here 

Minimum requirements

- A three- or four-year-Bachelor's degree from an internationally recognized institution at university level

- Fluency in written and spoken English at a B2 level

- A background knowledge in an area related to cognitive science, including psychology, philosophy, linguistics and computer science

Selection criteria

Statement of purpose, curriculum vitae and studiorum, one recommendation letter (not mandatory), coherence between the Bachelor's degree and the Master's degree objectives.

Tuition fees

Up to 4.500 € per year for Non-EU living abroad. The total amount can be reduced according to the application score. More information see the "Your Academic year" webpage 

Up to 3.400 € per year for EU and Non-EU living in Italy according to the student's financial situation (ISEE)

Scholarships and financing

Non-EU with residence outside Italy:
total exemption from the fees and/or scholarships to top ranked students;
Housing @OperaUni at reduced prices for students entitled with scholarship.

Eu students + non-Eu with permanent residence in Italy
total exemption from the fees and/or scholarship provided by Opera Universitaria according to the financial situation of the student;
Housing @OperaUni at reduced prices according to the financial situation of the student.