Taught course


King's College London · Department of Philosophy

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 undergraduate honours degree in Philosophy or any other field.

Conversion students should show evidence of an interest in and aptitude for the subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Our degree offers students a broad range of topics covering everything from pre-Socrates to the present day – Philosophy without any gaps. Suited both to philosophy graduates to expand their philosophical grounding, and to students with first degrees in related subjects to introduce them to key concepts, arguments and texts from across the philosophical spectrum, while bringing them up to a high level in selected specialist areas

Key benefits

  • Offers an amazing selection of optional topics with global reach, both current and historical, covering the entire philosophical spectrum from aesthetics to logic and everything in between.
  • Open both to Philosophy graduates and to those converting into Philosophy from other subjects at undergraduate level, with pathways appropriate to their different needs.
  • Located in the heart of London.
  • The opportunity to study Philosophy without any gaps.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Admissions
+44 (0) 20 7848 7000