Taught course

Politics, Philosophy and Religion

Lancaster University · Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

2:1 Hons degree (UK or equivalent) in a relevant background.

Months of entry


Course content

This multidisciplinary programme offers you the opportunity to undertake sustained and focused study across the disciplines of Politics, Philosophy and Religion. We encourage you to explore the interface between these related areas, whilst also allowing you to choose from a range of optional modules across the whole Department.

In addition to core and optional modules, the 20,000 word dissertation gives you the opportunity to undertake an extended project that should explore dimensions relating to the interface of politics, philosophy and religion.

Throughout this programme our intention is to enable you to develop your research and analytical skills, skills that could be used in a range of careers. The programme can also provide a foundation for those looking to pursue academic careers.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 (with no individual element below 5.5) or its equivalent.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

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

PPR Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 1524 594262