Research course

Philosophy

Institution
University of East Anglia · School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies (PPL)
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

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

Course content

The current research themes for supervision in philosophy are:

  • Application and interpretations of Wittgenstein
  • Environmental philosophy
  • Philosophy and social science

https://www.uea.ac.uk/philosophy/research-degrees

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

UK students
£4,052 per annum
International students
£13,550 per annum

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.

https://www.uea.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/research-degrees/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Research Service
Email
pgr.enquiries.admiss@uea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1603 591 709