36 months
4902 EUR/year
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Western Philosophy from Huazhong University of Science and Technology objective is to have a basic grasp of the history of western philosophy and modern western philosophy, and an overall understanding of philosophy.


Western Philosophy from Huazhong University of Science and Technology other objectives for students are to get a deep insight into the fields studied and engage in frontier research and to have good training on the native language of the fields studied and master at least one foreign language and read original works.

Students at Western Philosophy from Huazhong University of Science and Technology

 will gain knowledge in:

  • Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy
  • Christian Philosophy
  • Modern Western Philosophy
  • Contemporary Western Philosophy
  • German Classical Philosophy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Marxism and Social Science Methodology
  • Socialism with Chinese Characteristics and Practice Research
  • Research on Marxist Philosophy 
  • Research on Western Philosophy
  • Research on Chinese Philosophy 
  • Research on Hermeneutics 
  • Selected Readings in Original Works of Hermeneutics
  • Seminar on German Classical Philosophy
  • Research on Christian Philosophy
  • Seminar on Modern Western Philosophy
  • Research on Phenomenology 
  • History of Western Philosophy
  • History of Chinese Philosophy
  • Logic

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or above.
  • GPA: 3/4.
  • TOEFL 80 or above, IELTS 5.5 or above, or other certificates of the same proficiency level which are accepted by HUST. Or the previous degree was instructed in English.
  • Application Form
  • Certification of no criminal record(Generally, it is valid for 3 or 6 months)
  • Financial Certification/Bank Statement
  • CV
  • Physical Examination Form(only valid for 6 months)
  • Personal Statement
  • Photocopy of valid passport
  • Passport photo
  • Undergraduate school transcript
  • Bachelor's degree certificate
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Study Plan or Research Proposal
  • Acceptance Letter from the professor/associate professor of HUST
  • Certificate of Good Conduct

Tuition Fee

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    4902 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4902 EUR per year during 36 months.

RMB 38,000 per Year

Living costs for Wuhan

2800 - 4000 CNY /month
Living costs

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


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