Institut für Kognitionswissenschaft

Institute of Cognitive Science

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Trial Study

Cognitive Science sounds interesting? Give it a try!

Study taster 2022: 07th - 09th of June in osnabrück (in person)

The CogSci Schnupperstudium (trial study) is meant for everybody who considers studying Cognitive Science in Osnabrück; specifically

  • High school graduates, Abiturienten and students in their last year of high school / abitur
  • Students of other disciplines who consider changing to Cognitive Science
  • Students of related disciplines who are interested in pursing a Master's degree in Cognitive Science

The Schnupperstudium is organised by the student body and mentoring team and offers a relaxed atmosphere to get to know the university, lectures, research topics, lecturers, fellow students and the city of Osnabrück. After three days, you will be able to make an informed decision about whether or not Cognitive Science is the right thing for you.

Participation is free of charge. To minimise your costs, other Cognitive Science students offer to accommodate you; spots wil be given out in order of registration.

What is on the schedule?

We will start on the evening of Monday, 6th of June with a social get together in the gardens behind the university's main building, the "SchloGa". Here, you will meet your hosts and organizers.
Tuesday to Thursday, we will give you the opportunity to visit lectures and additionally we are offering a social program. This can be for example a shared meal at the mensa, a city rallye or events in the evening.

For students, who are interested in the master program, we can put together an individual program out of seminars and lectures according to personal preferances.


You can register now via mail! Simply answer these questions:

  • your full name:
  • Which study program are you interested in (BSc/MSc)?
  • When will you arrive?
  • Do you need accomodation with a CogSci student?



Contact the CogSci Mentoring Team via mail to: