This Philosophy Philosophy master program offered by The University of Sofia secures guidelines by faculty and leaves enough room for student’s own preferences. The degree is recognized worldwide including the EU/EEA and Switzerland, the US, Canada, Russia, Turkey, China, Indian Sub-Continent, Latin America, and the Middle East.
The MA Program in Philosophy from The University of Sofia, taught in English, provides instruction in all major areas of Western Philosophy; besides, the master’s thesis can be written on a topic from Eastern Philosophy as well - an expert in this field will be appointed as the supervisor.
This Program has been accredited by the Bulgarian National Accreditation and Evaluation Agency, member of the European Association of Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA).
Bachelor degree holders in any field of humanities and social sciences are welcome to apply. We also consider applications of candidates with degrees in fine and performing arts, music, computer science and law.
This degree provides an opportunity to teach at The International Baccalaureate and The European Baccalaureate school network, to work in the media, publishing houses, PR agencies, as well as to continue education on doctoral level at Sofia University and all over the world.
You can apply until:
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Start dates: October 1, 2018 and February 25, 2019.
Application deadlines: June 30, 2018 and November 30, 2018.
In its both versions, on campus and extramurally, this program requires to take 12 courses during 18 months and write and defend a master's thesis.
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
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Minimum required score:
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Minimum required score (Grade B):
C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.
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How to apply:The applicants submit at the Department of Academic Affairs the documents as follows:
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