Cardiff University

Cardiff University

Ethics and Social Philosophy

The programme offers postgraduate teaching in ethics and social philosophy and emphasises the enhancement of skills relevant to advanced philosophical research.

Entry requirements

1st or upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree, or equivalent, in philosophy or a related subject. Written work is required to be submitted with the application. Additional experience may, in appropriate cases, compensate for a degree result below 2.1. Applications from non-graduates eligible for entry under Cardiff University Regulations will also be considered.

Assessment methods

Each module is assessed by a 4000-word essay and there is a dissertation of 15000-20000 words.

Sponsorship information

AHRC (by competition); ESRC.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,925 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

ENCAP Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
029 208 74722