Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time

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Programme description

Edinburgh has a proud and distinguished place in the history of philosophy, and has long been associated with some of the field’s most important thinkers.

Our flagship MSc Philosophy degree programme offers you an excellent opportunity to enhance your learning and join a large, vibrant and supportive postgraduate community.

We provide a broad advanced education in philosophy, especially in our key areas:

  • ancient philosophy
  • early modern philosophy
  • epistemology
  • ethics
  • mind, language and embodied cognition
  • philosophy of science
  • gender and race
  • applied ethics
  • enlightenment philosophy
  • This programme provides an intensive grounding in philosophy, its methodology and techniques of research. It is the ideal programme to lead on to further research and study in philosophy as part of a PhD

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Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University’s language requirements.


Fees

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