How to study Master of Science in Neuroscience in Abroad?


The M.Sc in Neurosciences course is the master’s level study in the area of Neurosciences. This program is offered in many educational institutions abroad. Students who have accomplished this PG level study will be able to help students prepare for a career in biological, pharmaceutical and medical fields. Advance study options, such as PhD is available too. The conclusion of the master’s level program provides the students with the eligibility to pursue the doctoral degree.

The M.Sc in Neuroscience program has a time period of 2 years and generally commences in the mid of August. Upon the completion of their education, postgraduates of neurosciences can get jobs with research institutions, colleges and universities.

Application Procedure for doing Master of Science in Neuroscience

Aspirants who desire to join the Master of Science program in Neuroscience with institutions overseas will have to submit their applications online. The fees required must be paid by means of money order or by credit card. The copy of the standardized GRE test scores must be sent with the admission form. The proof of proficiency in the English language must be provided as well (GRE or TOEFL).

Application Methods

Applicants can apply for the exam by these methods:

  • Fill the online admission form
  • Take a print of the from the official website
  • Send a requisition letter to the Admissions Office

Eligibility Criteria to apply for Master of Science in Neuroscience

The admission to the M.Sc in Neuroscience course will need to have a graduate level degree in any of the subjects given below:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biomathematics
  • Biomedical science
  • Biophysics
  • Biotechnology
  • Neuroscience
  • Psychology
  • Informatics
  • Medicine
  • Movement science
  • Philosophy
  • Radiography

Admission to the M.Sc in Neuroscience course will be done for students who have taken any one of the last 5 subjects in their graduation will be subjected to the individual evaluation of the educational qualification of the candidates.

The candidates with a grade point average (GPA) of a minimum 3.0 on all undergraduate subjects are only considered for admission to the Masters program. GRE scores is another eligibility criterion in the admission process.

Exam Qualification Criteria for admission to Master of Science in Neuroscience

Aspirants who are appearing for the GRE exam ought to score above 1000 marks in Verbal and Quantitative aptitude. In both these papers, the individual mark scored must not be lower than 400 marks.

Those aspirants whose native language is not English must have to take the TOEFL certification. It is needed by them to score above 550 in the written test, 79 marks in the internet TOEFL (iBT) and above 213 in the TOEFL exam that is computer based. The score needed for admission shall vary according to institution, courses and the countries. Students who are planning to join in any institution in UK shall have to appear for the IELTS exam.



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    godffrey a. nazaire:

    dear sir/maam,

    greeting of peace!

    i am godffrey nazaire, 24 years old, graduate in BS in Biology at the University of Southeastern Philippines and currently work at Notre Dame of Midsayap College as NAR Lab Coordinator. i would like to purse my dream to study Neuroscience.
    i would like to inquire from you if the scholarship in master in science in neuroscience is available for the next year. the tuition and miscellaneous will be covered by the scholarship.

    i have already passport and other documents needed except for toefl (undergoing review classes).

    i am interested to avail of the scholarship. i am grateful for your kind of health.

    thank you and have a nice day