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Philosophy and Religion

Bangor University

12 months
15500 GBP/year
4500 GBP/year
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This Philosophy and Religion course offered at the Bangor University is a research degree that can be studied through distance learning.



 It has a duration of one year (full-time) or two years (part-time). The  Philosophy and Religion course offered at the Bangor University is tailor-made to suit your interests in consultation with the areas of expertise offered by the School.

You will be assigned a supervisor, who will advise you on your choice of subjects and on any questions related to your academic work. 

Programme Structure

Topic List:
  • Eastern Philosophy and Religion (Hinduism, Sikhism, Shinto and Confucianism
  • Islamic Philosophy and ethics
  • Religious fundamentalism
  • Political Philosophy (including social theory such as Marx, Weber, Rawls etc.)
  • Globalization (including, multiculturalism)
  • The Enlightenment
  • Democratic theory
  • The Philosophy of Nietzsche
  • Psychoanalytic Studies
  • Jungian Theory
  • Ethical Theory
  • Applied Ethics
  • Religious Experience

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Students can start this course at the beginning of any given month.


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

For all School of Philosophy and Religion Masters courses (MARes, MRes), applicants should normally have an appropriate degree – with a minimum of second class honours (lower second class is acceptable), or alternatively a qualification of experience which is acceptable as equivalent. International applicants will also be required to have relevant English Language qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 12 months.


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