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MA Philosophy
A specialist degree which examines a range of areas of analytical philosophy.

MA Philosophy / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

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

2:1 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in Philosophy or a degree with a Philosophy component (eg, PPE, Philosophy and Politics).

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Apply online

To request a copy of the Postgraduate prospectus for the School of Social Sciences please email pg-soss@manchester.ac.uk

If you are a current undergraduate student at the University of Manchester, you may be eligible to apply via the 'Fast-Track' scheme.  Please email pg-soss@manchester.ac.uk for further information.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MA Y Y N N

Course overview

  • Research-led teaching by experts in a wide range of areas of analytical philosophy
  • Dedicated support in dissertation planning, research and presentation skills, including help preparing for PhD research
  • Seminar-style classes with an emphasis on staff/student interaction

Course Director: Dr Thomas Smith, email; thomas.smith@manchester.ac.uk

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Philosophy MA

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Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MA (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £9,500
    International students (per annum): £18,500
  • MA (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £4,750
    International students (per annum): £9,250

Scholarships/sponsorships

Further information on funding is available here .

Contact details

Academic department
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
Zoe Woodend
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 1296
Email
Website
http://www.manchester.ac.uk/philosophy
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