University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

Philosophy

The department is strongly committed to philosophical research and aims to provide a stimulating intellectual environment for both staff and postgraduate students. The department has staff who are active in the following areas of research: continental philosophy; epistemology (especially contemporary work on scepticism and formal epistemology); history of philosophy (especially 17th and 18th century); history and philosophy of science (including philosophy of biology and philosophy of physics); metaphysics; moral philosophy; philosophy of language; philosophy of logic; philosophy of mathematics; philosophy of mind.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Sponsorship information

There are various sources of funding to support you during your period of study. We have a number of scholarships and bursaries available to our students, and external sources of funding available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
PhD Distance learning (full-time) GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Distance learning (full-time) GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Distance learning (full-time) GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Distance learning (full-time) GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Distance learning (full-time) GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 14,300 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Distance learning (full-time) GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Distance learning (full-time) GBP 14,300 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Distance learning - 72 months
PhD Part-time - 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King's Campus Aberdeen AB24 3FX Scotland

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