London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Philosophy of the Social Sciences

Supervision available in: philosophy of science; moral philosophy; philosophy and public policy; philosophy of social science; philosophy and foundations of physics; philosophy and foundations of economics; philosophy and foundations of decision theory; evolutionary and game theory; philosophy of probability.

Entry requirements

A distinction, both overall and in their dissertation, and a taught Master's degree in philosophy. English language requirement for non-native speakers (TOEFL/IELTS).

Sponsorship information

LSE scholarships and studentships. UK/EU students may apply for AHRC funding. The Department also offers a limited number of scholarships and supports successful applicants for funding from various UK organisations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,923 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,724 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,923 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,923 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,923 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,923 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,724 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,923 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,923 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,923 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
London School of Economics and Political Science Islington WC2A 2AE South East

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