Philosophy, M.A. | University of Nottingham | Nottingham, United Kingdom
12 months
21500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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You'll be able to combine traditional areas such as ethics and metaphysics with emerging ideas, such as applied, environmental, and social philosophy with the MA Philosophy from the University of Nottingham.


Key facts

Working with our research active academics on a range of taught modules you'll also produce a dissertation. This is an in-depth piece of original work developed with strong support and guidance from a member of staff.

Careers and professional development

Philosophy doesn’t lead to a single specific career - it leads into a huge range of professions!

Our graduates of the Philosophy from the University of Nottingham go on to many different sectors including:

  • business and finance
  • commercial, industrial and public sector management
  • marketing, sales and advertising
  • academic research

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Philosophical Topics
  • Ethics
  • Knowledge and Language
  • Mind and Metaphysics
  • Social and Political Philosophy

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BA: 2:1 in philosophy or related subject.
  • We accept a wide range of qualifications from all over the world.
  • IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6.0 in any element)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21500 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 21500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /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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