University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield


Students work on a wide range of projects; the programme involves a variety of seminars, workshops and conferences, informal reading groups, and other activities.

Entry requirements

A Master's degree in philosophy, with Distinction (or equivalent).

Course modules

Research areas include: aesthetics; ancient philosophy; epistemology; ethics; feminism; German idealism; history of modern philosophy; metaphysics; philosophy of language and logic; philosophy of mathematics; philosophy of mind; philosophy of psychology; philosophy of science; political philosophy; pragmatism.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Department of Philosophy
Telephone number: 
0114 222 0571