LMU - Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Neuro-Cognitive Psychology

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Psychology, Neurosciences, Cognitive Science
English only
Winter semester: 15 Feb
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in psychology, biology, medicine, or a closely related subject area. Also eligible to apply are students in the final year of their bachelor (or equivalent) provided that the degree will be conferred prior to the enrolment date within the Neuro-Cognitive Psychology program in the winter semester (October).

Language Requirements

Additional information:
Good command of English is required for participation. Non-native English speakers should demonstrate adequate knowledge of the English language during the personal interview in Munich (or via Skype), however, the submission of English language proficiency test is not required.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:December 01 (German)December 01 (EU)December 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

You will need to have the following documents prepared for upload:

  1. CV (max. 2 pages).
  2. Official transcripts/record of study.
  3. Diplomas.
  4. Letter of motivation.

Two separate letters of recommendation: letters of recommendation need to be submitted by the referee himself.

On the online application form, you will have to fill in the referee contact tabs and follow the instructions to authorize the coordination office to invite the referee to submit his/her letter of recommendation electronically, on your behalf.

Your referees will need to fill in an evaluation form as well as a recommendation letter.

Please be aware that your application can only be processed after the university has received both letters of recommendation. Therefore, please make sure that your referees have enough time to submit recommendations by the deadline.

Please note only applicants who have submitted the online application form along with all required documents will be considered for admission.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website