Our flagship taught MSc programme
Why study Philosophy at Edinburgh?
- In the THE Rankings of the REF 2014, Philosophy at Edinburgh came 2nd in Scotland and 7th in the UK.
- An opportunity to follow a broad programme in philosophy or focus on one of our key areas of specialisation
This programme provides the ideal foundation for future research, such as in our PhD programme
Programme structure and assessment
This programme comprises two semesters of taught compulsory and optional courses, followed by a dissertation
You will have the opportunity to attend regular meetings to discuss research, books and papers
Learning outcomes and careers
This programme provides you with a range of knowledge and skills to prepare you for a variety of career paths
Help with your application
When applying you should include a personal statement detailing your academic abilities and your reasons for applying for the programme
Please get in touch with us should you have any questions about the programme