heiSKILLS CertificatesCAS Cognitive Science

The Certificate of Advanced Studies in Cognitive Science is an interdisciplinary, research-oriented additional qualification for Master's students and doctoral candidates that promotes individual profile formation. The focus of interest is on human cognition, in the conviction that mutual enrichment is possible by building bridges to computational approaches and artificial intelligence. The participation is free of charge.

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  • Meet & Greet: NO LECTURE TODAY (29th of April 6pm) DUE TO ILLNESS!
    Meet & Greet postponed to Thursday 2nd of May 6pm after the seminar.
  • Lecture series summer term 2024: new program is online
  • Next application period: winter term 2024/2025
  • Start of the lecture series: Monday, Apr. 15, 4:15-5:45 PM
  • Start of the Fundmentals II seminar: Thursday, Apr. 18, 4:00-6:00 PM 
  • Start of the Statistics lecture: Wednesday, Apr. 17, 4:15-5:45 PM 


Target group

students of Heidelberg University

  • all disciplines
  • ongoing Master‘s or doctoral program
Teaching Language
Courses will be held in both German and English. For foreign students only speaking English, it is possible to complete the certificate under limited course availability.
Certification / ECTS
Certificate of advanced studies (CAS) / 29 ECTS

Contact: Fabian Fuchs, cas-cogsci@uni-heidelberg.de