Abrar Riaz has come to Moscow from Pakistan to study in the Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: from Neuron to Cognition Master’s programme at HSE University. He was accepted to the programme through Russia’s Open Doors Scholarship Project. Abrar spoke with the HSE News Service about why he chose HSE University and what it was like to participate in the competition.
A ‘Mega-Grant’ Competition for ground-breaking research projects funded by the Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education was held for the seventh time, and this year’s competition winners included two projects that will be based at HSE University campuses. One research group will study dynamic systems at HSE – Nizhny Novgorod, and a new social neurobiology laboratory will begin work at HSE University in Moscow.
The organizers are asking everyone who had submitted their work to the competition to send it again. Applications are open until December 20th
Our Master's students organized student Journal Club dedicated to cognitive neuroscience and psychology
Our 1st year student Zheng Gong shared her experience on our program
The HSE will host the first seminar on neuroeconomics, organized jointly with École normale supérieure (Paris). Neuroeconomics studies the decision-making process and uses economic approaches to study the brain and achieve neuroscience to adjust economic decision-making models.
HSE’s annual student research paper competition has begun accepting applications for the 2019 cycle. The competition is open not only to students of HSE University but to students of any university, both in Russia and abroad. You can submit research papers in Russian or in English. The application deadline is October 15.
The meeting has been held on September 6th. Our students met with professors of the Master's program "Cognitive Sciences and Technologies". Vasily Klucharev, Joe MacInnes, Tadamasa Sawada, Anna Shestakova and Igor Utochkin welcomed new students!
The meeting will be held on September 6th at 13.00 in room 418 (Armyanskiy 4,2)