Application procedure

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Before you apply to the Master's degree programme in Cognition and Communication please make sure to acquaint yourself with all the important information on the application procedure, application deadlines and details about how to apply.

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Prioritisation of applicants

Admission to the programme is competitive and limited to a maximum of 32 students.

The applicants who meet the academic requirements will be evaluated and ranked in accordance to the selection criteria below. If the number of qualified applicants exceeds the maximum student intake, students will be selected on the basis of their ranking. The highest ranked of the qualified applicants get an offer to join the programme.

 Selection criteria

  • Academic relevance of the applicant’s bachelor’s degree, with emphasis on modules within cognitive science (e.g. modules in cognitive psychology, neuroscience, artificial intelligence, computer modelling, or linguistics) or media studies (e.g. modules in media sociology, communication theory, Audio-visual theory and analysis, media effect studies).
  • The letter of academic relevance and the information provided herein.
  • Overall average of grades
  • Grades obtained in modules relevant to the MA in Cognition and Communication

Limitation on second degrees

If you have already completed a Master's degree, please check out the rules concerning a second degree.