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About

Study the areas of Philosophy that matter to you with this highly flexible course at University of Sheffield. You'll develop a deeper understanding of philosophy, with the freedom to explore the areas that most interest and inspire you. 

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Overview

This general Philosophy course at University of Sheffield explores key ideas in philosophy. You’ll develop your philosophical knowledge and understanding to a higher level. 

Key Features 

  • We offer an extensive range of optional modules, allowing you to focus your studies towards a particular specialism or to explore the breadth of this hugely varied subject.
  • Our MA is designed to prepare students who wish to continue to a PhD, as many do. We also welcome anyone who just wants to learn more about philosophy, even if your first degree is in another subject.   

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Political Philosophy
  • History of Philosophy
  • Morals and Other Values
  • Mind and Language 
  • Metaphysics and Epistemology
  • Cognitive Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You'll need a first-class or a 2.1 honours degree from a UK university or an equivalent grade from overseas. 
  • Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9300 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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