Bachelor On Campus

Cognitive Science (Honours)

University Malaysia Sarawak

36 months
3112 EUR/year
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Understanding the human mind has intrigued mankind for centuries. This search has led to the inception of the field of Cognitive Science after World War II. The Cognitive Science (Honours) programme is offered by University Malaysia Sarawak.


Key Features

Cognitive Science, being the field in the forefront of brain and mind research, holds great promises in revolutionizing the understanding of ourselves as well in bringing forth technological advancements we could only imagine today. It draws from disciplines such as Psychology, Neuroscience, Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence and Philosophy with the central purpose of investigating the nature of mind and intelligence.

The The Cognitive Science (Honours) programme from University Malaysia Sarawak is the pioneer in spearheading the establishment of Cognitive Science in this region. We are also broadening our concentration to psychology, in line with the growing demands for psychologists in the country. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The programme is unique because it focuses on the cognitive aspects of psychology tailored to the needs of professionals from a wide-ranging field, e.g. ergonomics and human factor, learning sciences, medical and the industries at large. 
  • To date, 220 students had graduated from the Faculty of Cognitive Science, UNIMAS.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

GCE A Level/ International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB)/ AUSMAT graduates recognized by the Malaysian government and approved by the university Senate

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3112 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9337 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
  • Malaysian Students RM1,805
  • International Students RM46,240

Living costs for Kota Kinabalu

2167 - 2880 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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