Find out more about philosophy at Edinburgh
What is philosophy?
In Greek, philo means love – or devotion – and sophia means wisdom
Why study philosophy at Edinburgh?
Philosophy has been taught at the university since its foundation in 1583 and offers a stimulating and flexible learning experience
What do our students think?
Find out what our students like about studying philosophy
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What questions are we asking?
We've been asking questions since 1583 as we teach you to ask questions of your own