The Centre for Cogntive Science houses fully-equipped labs which conduct high-quality research in exciting areas of cognitive science.


With innovative courses and curriculum, the MSc and PHD program prepares students for a career in cognitive science research or industry.


We host multiple national and international level events every year to enrich our student’s experience and to foster collaborations.

Meet Our Faculty

Cognitive science is an interdisciplinary study of cognition. As a discipline, Cognitive science predominantly interfaces with philosophy, psychology, neuroscience, computer science, anthropology and linguistics. It has been accepted as one of the four pillars of knowledge of the twenty first century along with nano-, bio-, and information technology. Cognitive Science research has wide range of applications and is critically important for Education, Health, Social behavior and Technological Development.

IIT Gandhinagar’s Center for Cognitive Science is leading among premier institutes in India by being the first IIT to offer Masters program beginning 2013 is committed to foster academic pursuits, industrial applications and scholarship in Cognitive Science. We currently offer MSc and PHD programs in cognitive Science at IITGN. A minor program in Cognitive Science is also offered for undergraduate students.


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Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar
Palaj, Gandhinagar – 382355, India

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