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MSc - History and Philosophy of Science


Utrecht University Natural Sciences

Full time September MSc 2 years full time

About the course

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History and Philosophy of Science (HPS) offers a unique opportunity to study the foundations, practices, and culture of the sciences and humanities. We combine historical and philosophical perspectives to study past and present science. We investigate the interplay of science with cultural, social, political and institutional factors. We also analyse the fundamental structure of theories such as general relativity, quantum mechanics, evolution, and genetics.

Our topics range from natural science and mathematics to social science and the humanities. We aim to have a global perspective, but the emphasis is on Western science in the last five centuries.

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Entry Requirements

This is a selective master. You will be considered for admission to the Master's programme History and Philosophy of Science if you hold a University bachelor degree and can demonstrate a high level of knowledge and command of methods & skills in the relevant field.

Additionally we consider:

Motivation and talent (also on the basis of average grade and past studies progress);
General high level of professional and intellectual ability;
Command of the English language.

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