Paid three-year fellowships at Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris

The Cognitive Science Department of Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris offers paid three-year fellowships to international students interested in joining ourMaster in Cognitive Science, which offers interdisciplinary training in Linguistics, Psychology, Neurosciences, Cognitive Social Sciences and Philosophy.


The Department of Cognitive Science is part of the Ecole Normale Supérieure which is the world’s top institution for Nobel prize winners among its alumni (13 Nobel prizes, 10 fields medals). The Department of Cognitive Science is an exciting training and research environment covering the full breadth of human cognitive abilities, with over 60 Faculty working on four strategic research programs: 1. language and communication; 2. social and collective cognition; 3. perception, attention and consciousness; 4. decision making and rationality. These research questions are investigated using the concepts, methods and techniques from various disciplines, including analytical philosophy, linguistics, cognitive psychology, evolutionary biology, cognitive and computational neuroscience.


The fellowships include:

– monthly stipend: 1000 euros;

– possibility of subsidized housing;

– access to subsidized cafeteria (about 4 euros/meal);

-minimal tuition fees (about 500 euros/year).


These fellowships will be attributed on the basis of a competitive exam, known as the ‘ENS internationalselection’ taking place by Skype for the Sciences and in person for Arts and Humanities.

For more details (including eligibility), please visit:

Sciences application deadline:  October 19, 2018