UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Philosophy

Research specialisms of staff include: Mind, language, political philosophy, ethics, aesthetics, epistemology, metaphysics, logic, philosophy of science.

Entry requirements

For MPhil/PhD: a 1-year research degree in philosophy; for PhD: a 2-year graduate degree in philosophy (MPhil Stud or equivalent); all applicants for research degrees must submit two short pieces of work, of about 2,000 words each, with their application. If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency (IELTS, TOEFL or equivalent qualification).

Course modules

Student take at least 1 module from each of the 3 categories, (a) theoretical (b) practical and (c) historical.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes essays and a thesis.

Sponsorship information

Department has available a few awards, of a level to cover fees, normally made for 1 or 2 years for deserving candidates registered for either MPhil or PhD; the department also has a small hardship fund, and provides small grants to completing PhD students; Arts and Humanities Research Council.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,400 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,135 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,400 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,390 per Year 1 (International) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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