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Political Science - Ethics and Political Philosophy MA

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Degree awarded
Master of Arts
Duration
12 months full-time or 24 months part-time
Entry requirements

UK 2:1 (Hons) degree (or international equivalent) in a cognate subject.

Please supply your degree transcript with details of the courses you have taken and marks obtained (if available).

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Course options

Full-timePart-timeFull-time distance learningPart-time distance learning
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Course description

This new pathway offers a specialization in ethics and political philosophy. It is particularly suited for students from a  PPE, Philosophy, Philosophy and Law and  Politics undergraduate programmes (specialising in political theory). This is a course taught by both philosophy and politics discipline areas for high quality students tapping into the  exceptionally large and talented group of staff who work in ethics and political philosophy at the University of Manchester. 

Contact: Dr Liam Shields

Tel: 0161 275 4887

Email: Liam.Shields@manchester.ac.uk

Open days

For details of the next University Postgraduate open day, visit open days and visits

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2015, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MA (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £6,500
    International students (per annum): £14,500
  • MA (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £3,250
    International students (per annum): £7,250

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.

Scholarships/sponsorships

Please see the School's funding page for further information.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
Zoe Woodend
Telephone
0161 275 1296
Email
Website
www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/disciplines/politics/postgraduate/
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