Centre of Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences (CBCS) University of Allahabad

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Research areas in CBCS includes Perception, Attention, Emotions, Consciousness, Learning, Decision Making, Social Cognition, Language processing, Learning Disabilities and Cognitive Development (see Research).


CBCS has been set up with the support of the University Grants Commission (UGC) as a UGC Centre of Excellence at University of Allahabad and was the first to offer courses in Cognitive Science in India. The University Grants Commission has extended the Centre of Excellence status for five more years till 2016. (Know more..)


A Master (M.Sc.) and a Doctoral program in Cognitive Science are offered by the Centre.