Philosophy BA (Hons)

King's College London, University of London

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Course info

UCAS CODE V500
Our Philosophy BA will help you to develop different perspectives on problems around you. Kings offers an extremely wide range of Philosophy modules for you to choose from, with no gaps in coverage from pre-Socrates to the present day. Youll also have the chance to study Indian Philosophy or Medieval Philosophy; an opportunity only available at a handful of UK universities. Located in the heart of London, our Department has particular strengths in the philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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100th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
20th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
17th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
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 - 98 = 2% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

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
Mathematics
37%
Psychology
36%
Biology
31%
Religious Studies & Theology
30%
English Literature
29%

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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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£20,790 per year
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More info: Please note that the International tuition fee is subject to annual increases in subsequent years of study, in line with King’s terms and conditions..

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Latest Philosophy reviews

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Ophelia
13 Dec 19

Philosophy BA (Hons)

Good, they have lots of mental health...
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Anonymous
13 Dec 19

Pretty fun...

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3 star 13%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

King's College London, University of London

Strand London
City Of Westminster
WC2R 2LS United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Temple  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Charing Cross   0.2 miles away

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