For entry on to the MPhil or PhD programmes, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, and a good Masters degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject.
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
The current research themes for supervision in philosophy are:
- Application and interpretations of Wittgenstein
- Environmental philosophy
- Philosophy and social science
We are a vibrant international research community with highly distinctive research strengths, including innovative, interdisciplinary fields (philosophy of the arts, philosophy of nature and the environment, philosophy of linguistics, metaphilosophy) as well as fundamental traditions in Western thought (Greek philosophy, Kant, the Wittgensteinian tradition).
Information for international students
English entry requirement: Minimum IELTS overall score of 7.0 (with no less than 6.5 in speaking, reading and listening and 7.0 in writing), or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Studentships may be available for exceptional candidates. Please see https://www.uea.ac.uk/philosophy/scholarships-and-funding/funding-for-postgraduate-research-degrees for more information.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Research Service
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