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Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in philosophy or a related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MA enables you to take your studies and passion for philosophy to a more advanced level. The course will help you to develop sophisticated analytical skills. You will be taught in small groups in a stimulating environment. Teaching draws directly on the extensive and world-leading research expertise of staff within the Department of Philosophy. You can choose your own pathway through the course, and will also be encouraged to engage with our vibrant research culture. All MA students undertake a dissertation, which enables them to pursue in depth a research question of their choice.

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

Postgraduate Enquiries
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