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International opportunities for students
Title awarded

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


September 2019


2 years full-time



Class size

Up to 50 students (25 places are reserved to non-EU students)

Application deadlines

Application period for both EU and non-EU students:

from 20th November 2018 to 20th February 2019

Additional application period, for EU students only - if places still available:

from 20th March 2019 to 13th June 2019

Application form

MCS online application form

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 B2 level

Selection criteria

Statement of purpose, curriculum vitae and studiorum, one recommendation letter, coherence between the Bachelor's degree and the Master's degree objectives.

Scholarships and financing
  • Non-EU living abroad:
    • total exemption from the fees and/or 11 scholarships to top ranked students according to the application score
    • Housing @OperaUni at reduced prices for students entitled with scholarship.
  • ​Eu students
    • 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.

UniTrento-SISSA fellowships: joint educational program which offers to selected students the opportunity to study for the second year at SISSA in Trieste; economic benefits in form of free university accommodation and yearly award