Research course

Philosophy

Institution
University of Birmingham · Department of Philosophy
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

For the MRes Philosophy programme, entry usually requires a good (normally a 2:1 or above) Honours degree in Philosophy, or an equivalent qualification if you were educated outside the UK.

Any academic and professional qualifications or relevant professional experience you may have are normally taken into account, and in some cases,form an integral part of the entrance requirements.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MRes degree is a research programme with some provision for taught modules.

It is aimed at those with an academic background in Philosophy and offers a unique opportunity to deepen and develop your knowledge by combining a substantial thesis with research training and taught elements through module-based study.

It can lead to doctoral research, but also provides the chance to undertake scholarly research as enrichment of undergraduate study or for career development purposes.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Maja Spener
Email
m.spener@bham.ac.uk