The latest news from the Philosophy department
World Philosophy Day
Today marks one of the most important days in the Philosophy calendar which has been celebrated every year on the third Thursday in November since 2005.
World University Rankings 2018
All of the School’s subjects rank top 5 in the UK and top 30 in the world in the Times Higher Education results
Come Dine With Kant
Philosophy researcher Alix Cohen to host dinner party based on Kant’s rules
Athena SWAN Bronze Award
The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences has achieved its first Athena SWAN Bronze award for supporting gender equality.
College Recognition Award honours PPLS staff
Nick Treanor and Simon Fokt were both shortlisted for the Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Student Experience
Wilkins-Bernal-Medawar Medal awarded to School's Professor
The Royal Society Medal is awarded to Michela Massimi, our School's Professor of Philosophy of Science
The 2017 Joint Session in Philosophy
The largest gathering of philosophers in the country is underway at the University
PPLS Summer Graduations 2017
We celebrated the success of our PPLS graduates on Monday 3 July.
In Our Time on Pauli’s exclusion principle
Michaela Massimi, Professor in Philosophy of Science here at Edinburgh, to feature on BBC Radio 4’s ‘In Our Time’.
PPLS Writing Centre now open to both 3rd- and 4th-year undergraduate students
The PPLS Writing Centre, which was previously available only to 3rd-year undergraduates, has opened its doors to 4th-year undergraduates as well.