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Philosophy BA (Hons)

Anglia Ruskin University

Student rating
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( 3.9)


Course info

UCAS CODE V501
**Grapple with the big questions that have puzzled humans for centuries by studying for our BA (Hons) Philosophy degree in the heart of Cambridge.**‘Who are we?’, ‘what can we know?’, and ‘what should we do to lead worthwhile lives?’ are just a few of the questions you’ll consider as you discover how great minds, past and present, have tried to answer them.As a BA (Hons) Philosophy student at ARU, youll understand both the history of philosophy, as well as cutting edge debates in contemporary ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
42nd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
114th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
50th

Start date and duration

Start date
11-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Philosophy

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Philosophy

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
69%
Sociology
27%
Religious Studies & Theology
23%
English Literature
22%
Biology
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Anglia Ruskin University
CUG ranking
114th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is a modern university in East Anglia, with campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough. ARU offers a wide range of flexible undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses, delivering a progressive applied education which encourages students to develop themselves both academically and personally. The university has excellent facilities, with over GBP 115 million of investment in recent years. ARU instils purpose in its graduates, who gain the knowledge and key skills they need for successful employment. Distance learning and degree apprenticeship courses are also available. ARU Peterborough is a new university and students can apply now to start this September.

Where you'll study

Anglia Ruskin University

East Road Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB1 1PT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.4 miles away

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