Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience



UCL is Europe's research powerhouse in the field of neuroscience. Our programmes bring together some of the world's leading researchers in cognitive neuroscience and cognitive neuropsychology.
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Why study with us?

We are an integral part of UCL's neuroscience community, ranked one of the best in the world (InCites Essential Scientific Indicators 2021).

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Postgraduate taught degrees

Our programmes will provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to become the next generation of experts in cognitive neuroscience. 

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Postgraduate research degrees

We have a large and active community of PhD students and offer a vibrant and stimulating learning environment for postgraduate research. 

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Student testimonials

Past and current students share their experiences of studying at the UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience.

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Academic insights

Our researchers discuss their historical perspectives on life at the ICN and their thoughts on the present and future of cognitive neuroscience research.

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Matlab Course

This ICN's Matlab course is a series of seminar sessions aimed at students who have little or no experience with programming.