A minimum of a 2:1 UK honours degree or overseas equivalent. The department will also consider strong 2:2 degrees Alternative entry requirements: Relevant professional qualifications and relevant experience in an associated area.
Months of entry
Royal Holloway's MA (by Research) in Philosophy offers students the opportunity to conduct independent research on a topic of interest, culminating with a dissertation of up to 35,000 words. There are no required courses, but research is supported by an advanced seminar run by core Philosophy staff as well as one-to-one supervision, with additional seminars offered by Royal Holloway's Humanities and Arts Research Centre and the Institute of Philosophy at the School of Advanced Study in central London.
Information for international students
English Language requirements:IELTS score of 6.5 with 7 in writing for non-native English speaking applicants. See: http//www.royalholloway.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
MA by research
Course contact details
- Sarah Sanders
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