What you can do with your Philosophy degree and how to get help from the University Careers Service
What you can do with a Philosophy degree
Philosophy teaches you how to think for yourself and how to analyse and communicate ideas in an understandable, balanced and well thought-out manner. Find out where this ability to think critically and logically can lead by visiting the Prospects website.
What our graduates did next
Find out what recent Edinburgh graduates were doing 6 months after graduation.
Graduate case studies
In these short videos, Edinburgh Philosophy graduates talk about their experience since graduation, and how Philosophy has been useful in their career:
- Lee Madden, management consulting
- Laura Richardson, marketing
- Jamie Sutherland, library and information science
Need more help?
The University Careers Service has lots of useful resources to help you explore your options. A good starting point is to look at their webpages for Cognitive Science students where you’ll also find contact details if you need to get in touch.