Philosophy MPhil/PhD

UCL (University College London)

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OverviewOur research is consistently ranked among the best in the country. The department has a lively and flourishing postgraduate community, and advanced research students are offered opportunities to gain teaching experience. We enjoy collaborative connections with other London universities, and the activities of the nearby Royal Institute of Philosophy, the Aristotelian Society, and the University of London Institute of Philosophy.CareersRecent graduates with a PhD in Philosophy from UCL ... READ MORE

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Full time | UCL (University College London) | 3 years | 27-SEP-21

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90th / 131
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10th
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5th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Full Time
3 years

Entry requirements
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The usual prerequisite for the MPhil/PhD is a one-year research degree in Philosophy or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Direct admission to the PhD requires the MPhil Stud (or equivalent). All applicants for research degrees must submit two short pieces of work, of about 2,000 words each, with their application.

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£21,150 per year
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Philosophy BA (Hons)

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UCL (University College London)
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10th
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Founded in 1826, University College London (UCL) is a highly prestigious institution, located in the heart of Bloomsbury, London’s academic centre. The university has nurtured countless inspiring minds and 30 Nobel Prizes have been awarded to current or former staff and students. UCL is home to almost 24,000 postgraduate students, with a total student population of 42,000 from over 150 countries worldwide. UCL offers 675 postgraduate research, taught and teacher training courses, spanning a broad range of subject areas. Qualifications include: Master’s degrees MPhil/PhD degrees PGCE degrees UCL fosters an inclusive community, undertaking world-leading and world-impacting research (Research Excellence Framework 2014) through its pioneering academics, students and staff.

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UCL (University College London)

Gower Street London
Camden
WC1E 6BT United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Euston  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.2 miles away

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