Students may have the option to audit units from our taught master's programmes if they are relevant to their research.
We have an exciting seminar/colloquium and conference programme, including regular seminars in philosophy and history of science, medicine, mathematics and logic, as well as weekly departmental seminars with visiting speakers, various reading groups, and joint sessions run with the Departments of Physics, Mathematics, Politics, English, History and Medicine. We also host the Centre for Science and Philosophy, which promotes the interpretation of science through collaboration with other disciplines.
The majority of graduates from this programme develop careers as academics in higher education, while maintaining the capacity to undertake new and innovative research in the field of philosophy.
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The principal research areas of the Department of Philosophy are:
- Philosophy of science, mathematics and logic
- Epistemology, philosophy of mind and language
- Ethics and political philosophy
- Philosophy of medicine and biology.
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesHistory Philosophy & Ethics General Studies & Classics View 250 other Masters in Philosophy & Ethics in United Kingdom
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- An upper second-class degree (or international equivalent). Please note, acceptance will also depend on evidence of your readiness to pursue a research degree.
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International18900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18900 GBP per year during 12 months.
National4475 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4475 GBP per year during 12 months.
- UK: part-time - £2,238
Living costs for Bristol
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.