Central European University call for applications for PhD Fellowships in Cognitive Science, 2013/2014. Deadline: January 24
The Department Of Cognitive Science At Central European University Is Pleased To Announce Its Call For Applications and Scholarships For Academic Year 2013/2014
Central European University is an English-language, graduate university located in Budapest, Hungary. An international university with students from some 100 countries and faculty from more than 40, CEU offers small, seminar-style courses and a student/faculty ratio of 7:1. CEU is accredited in the United States and Hungary. Cognitive science is the study of the ways in which information is acquired and used by humans and other living organisms. The field also includes the study of cognitive systems, including artificial intelligence.
CEUs Department of Cognitive Science concentrates on social and biological aspects of human cognition: how learning, processing, and sharing information about and with others takes place, and how computational models of human cognition can be realized in the brain. Students and faculty undertake interdisciplinary research drawing on psychology, neuroscience, philosophy, mathematical modeling, linguistics, and the social sciences. The department currently offers one doctoral program.
Doctor of Philosophy in Cognitive Science
Selected Areas of Research
Cognition and culture
Infant social cognition
Language and cognition
Learning and memory
Social cognitive neuroscience
Scholarships and Fellowships
CEU is committed to attracting talented students and scholars from around the world. The University provides a variety of scholarships and research grants for which applicants from any country are eligible to apply. CEU Doctoral Fellowships cover full tuition, health insurance, and a generous stipend for housing and living expenses. More than 90 percent of PhD students receive the full doctoral fellowship.
Direct Student Loans and Canada Student Loans are available for eligible U.S. and Canadian students. External Scholarships and Financial Aid Programs administered through CEU include Erasmus Mundus scholarships, Erasmus research grants, and other private and public fellowships and scholarships.
Application Deadline: January 24, 2013
Central European University
Nador u. 9.
1051 Budapest, Hungary
Tel.: +36 1 328 3401
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