Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London


We offer research-based teaching in a wide range of philosophical subjects. We foster our students' professional development. A proportion of our recent PhD graduates have permanent academic posts in leading universities. The MPhil/PhD is the direct route to the PhD and is suitable for students who are ready to start writing a PhD thesis.

Sponsorship information

Our School attracts funding for studentships that ensure researchers of the highest standard can pursue their research with us.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2017 - 2 years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2017 - 3 years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2017 - 3 years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2017 - 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Bloomsbury WC1E 7HX South East

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Key information

Department of Philosophy
Telephone number: 
020 7631 6383