University of Edinburgh

MSc Evolution of Language & Cognition


Old College

South Bridge

Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 9YL

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MSc Evolution of Language & Cognition

Format: Campus

Program Description:

What is it that makes us human? How did our brains evolve? What are the origins of human language? Why do we think the way we do? What are the mechanisms of biological, cultural and linguistic evolution? These questions, which are at the heart of the recent renaissance in the scientific study of the origins and evolution of human language, will be tackled by students on this interdisciplinary postgraduate programme.


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International Student Requirements:

All applicants must have one of the following qualifications as evidence of their English language ability: an undergraduate or masters degree, that was taught and assessed in English in a majority English speaking country as defined by UK Visas and Immig

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

In State Tuition (per year): 8500 EUR

Out State Tuition (per year): 19000 EUR

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Midsize City

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