12 months
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19100 GBP/year
19100 GBP/year
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About

The Epistemology, Ethics and Mind (Online Learning) programme at The University of Edinburgh offers you a thorough grounding in contemporary philosophical research.

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Overview

The Epistemology, Ethics and Mind (Online Learning) programme at The University of Edinburgh  allows you to take advantage of Edinburgh’s remarkable range of expertise in the core philosophical areas of:

  • epistemology
  • ethics
  • philosophy of mind
  • cognitive science

Learning online

Our state-of-the-art e-learning software and extensive digital resources allow you to gain a world-class graduate qualification online.

You will also benefit from the flexible structure of the programme. You will develop your own specialised interest under the expert guidance of our distinguished academics.

Career opportunities

This programme would be an ideal foundation for further graduate work in philosophy.

Programme Structure

Compulsory courses

You will study compulsory courses in philosophical methodology and the areas of:

  • epistemology
  • ethics
  • philosophy of mind
  • cognitive science

Options courses

Advanced option courses are available in:

  • philosophy of science
  • philosophy of religion.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • No Attendance

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in philosophy.
  • We will also consider a UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in politics, classics or cognitive science, if you have taken courses in philosophy at undergraduate level.
  • We may consider your application if you have a background in another related area; please contact us to check before you apply.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    19100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • MSc PT intermittent study: 20 credits £2,015; 60 credits £6,035
  • PgDip, PgCert PT intermittent study: 20 credits £2,015
  • PgDip FT fees: £12,735

Funding

  • Online Learning Scholarships
  • UK government postgraduate loans: If you live in the UK, you may be able to apply for a postgraduate loan from one of the UK’s governments. The type and amount of financial support you are eligible for will depend on your programme, the duration of your studies, and your residency status. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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