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Doctor of Philosophy in Cognitive Science
Program Description

Doctoral programs at CEU are fully funded study programs with a standard duration of 4 years that award a US and an Austrian degree.

The PhD program in cognitive science is a research-oriented program. It includes training in experimental methods and, mainly in the first year, coursework on the basic notions and theories in cognitive science and a possible focus on social cognition and cognitive social sciences. During the research period, students will develop into independent researchers, with the ability to contribute to cognitive science with analyses and empirical data.

Program level
Doctoral
Degree awarded
PhD
Program accreditation/registration
Program approved and registered by the New York State Education Department
Program accredited by the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ-Austria)
Country of accreditation
United States
Austria
Type of degree
CEU
Standard Program duration
4 years
Start of the program
September
US degree credits
90
Austrian degree ECTS credits
240