Philosophy BA (Hons)

University of Lincoln

Student rating
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( 4.2)


Course info

UCAS CODE V500
The BA (Hons) Philosophy degree at Lincoln offers students a chance to study one of the world’s oldest disciplines. The course aims to provide students with opportunities to ask some of the most fundamental questions about the world around us and to develop their understanding of the place we occupy within it. The discipline challenges students to question everything from apparently simple binaries such as ‘right’ and ‘wrong’, and ‘good’ and ‘evil’, right the way through to apparently ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
12th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
51st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
48th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-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 - 93 = 7% 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
£17,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£18,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
Scottish Higher
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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
98%
Sociology
25%
Biology
22%
English Literature
21%
History
16%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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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
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£15,000 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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University of Lincoln
CUG ranking
51st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Situated in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, with almost everything students need either on campus or just a short walk away, the University of Lincoln is proud of its reputation for providing a high-quality student experience underpinned by inspirational teaching. The university offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes across four academic colleges, in subject areas spanning the arts, science, social sciences and business. Lincoln is proud of the quality of its teaching, and this is underpinned by a vibrant research culture where students are able to work alongside leading academics on research projects that are making a tangible difference to society.

Where you'll study

University of Lincoln

Brayford Pool Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN6 7TS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lincoln Central  0.3 miles away

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