Neuroscience postgraduate courses

The University of Sheffield has a variety of postgraduate taught programmes in neuroscience. They range from fundamental cell and molecular biology, and its applications in medicine, to the latest advances in theoretical neuroscience and artificial intelligence.

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Biosciences course

This course has an emphasis on sensory neuroscience, and the science behind auditory and visual systems. 

Medical School courses – translational neuroscience

These courses cover the science of neurological disease and how this is used to develop new treatments.

 Innovation Hub Bursaries 

The Medical Research Council (MRC) and LifeArc are offering a pair of bursaries worth £6,125 each for home fee-paying students starting an MSc in Advanced Cell and Gene Therapies in 2023.

Apply for an Innovation Hub Bursary

Psychology courses - cognitive neuroscience

These courses take a quantitative approach to explore the relationship between the brain and behaviour.

Partner with us

We're proud to work with local and global organisations to further enhance our translational research.

Weekly online events

Attend an online event when it suits you, all year round, as an alternative to an open day.

Every Wednesday, Sheffield Live sessions cover different aspects of University life. You can also meet your department and learn more about studying your subject.