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Philosophy

University of Oslo

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By studying at the Philosophy programme of the University of Oslo, you will be a part of one of the largest and most international philosophical communities in the Nordic Countries.

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Overview

Why choose this programme?

The Philosophy programme of the University of Oslo has two study options:

  • Ancient Philosophy, for applicants with an academic background in philosophy (or history of ideas, theology, social science or similar subjects) in addition to courses in ancient Greek. In this study option, you can study ancient philosophy from around 600 BC until early Byzantine times and also improve your competence in ancient Greek.
  • Philosophy, for applicants with an academic background in philosophy. In this study option, you can study a wide range of philosophical topics.

Learning outcomes

The master’s programme in Philosophy gives you the oppurtunity to get both advanced and specialized knowledge within philosophy. The programme will teach you to analyze and discuss complex subject matters with great precision and you will carry out an independent and well-defined research project under supervision.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophical method and practice
  • Metaphysics/Philosophy of Mind
  • Epistemology and philosophy of science
  • Ethics
  • Political philosophy
  • Feminist ethics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have a bachelor’s degree comparable to a Norwegian bachelor’s degree.
  • 4-year bachelor's degree or Licence.
  • You must have a minimum grade average comparable to a Norwegian C in the required specialization. A Norwegian C is described as a good grade, generally comparable to an American B and a Second Class Upper in the British system.
  • Documentation of English language proficiency.
  • Scan and upload your official transcripts documenting that you have completed your upper secondary education.
  • You must scan and upload your official bachelor's degree certificate and academic transcript.
  • Documentation of financing.
  • Passport or ID card.

Tuition Fee

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    Free
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  • EU/EEA

    Free
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Living costs for Oslo

11682 - 19230 NOK /month
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