Netherlands, Amsterdam

Social Cognition and the Brain

when 18 June 2018 - 29 June 2018
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 499

Social Neuroscience is a fast-growing research field that is dedicated to understanding the neurobiological mechanisms that govern cognition and affect during social interactions. As a highly interdisciplinary field, Social Neuroscience draws on methodological approaches and theories from Social Psychology, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, as well as Behavioral Economics. Its success is exemplified by its ever-expanding influence on other fields, such as Psychiatry. The goal of the current summer school is to bring together world-leading experts that share recent advances from their particular sub-field of Social Neuroscience and together identify future frontiers of the field.

Target group

Student profile
The ABC Summer School is open to Master's students and PhD candidates in in fields relating to cognitive (neuros)science, neuroscience, cognitive psychology, cognitive science, etc.

Fee info

EUR 499: Tuition Comparable Master's Program at a non-Dutch University and PHD candidates
EUR 0: Brain and Cogntive Sciences students, UvA and Comparable Master's Program at a Dutch Universities-student pay NO fee


If your university is a member of the Universitas 21 network and/or LERU network then you may be eligible for a partial scholarship of €500. You must also be a current student at that university when you apply for the summer programme. If you graduate be

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