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Philosophy (MRes)

Birkbeck, University of London

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This MRes Philosophy offers research-based training in philosophy at post-Masters level and serves as a foundation for starting an individual PhD project. This course gives you the opportunity to interact with renowned philosophers covering broad areas of the discipline and to undertake your own research in an internationally excellent, research-intensive department. This MRes is ideal for self-motivated, committed students who already have a good philosophy qualification and wish to progress ...Read More

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Full time | Birkbeck, University of London | 1 year | OCT

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OCT
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1 year

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At least a second-class honours degree (2:2), or equivalent, not necessarily in philosophy, and a sample of written work prior to interview, in addition to a research proposal of up to 1000 words. Applications are reviewed on their individual merits and your professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be taken into consideration positively. We actively support and encourage applications from mature learners.

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£9,030 per year
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£16,380 per year
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£16,380 per year
This information is updated by IDP Connect, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: The fees might vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
More info: Students are charged a tuition fee in each year of their programme. Tuition fees for students continuing on their programme in following years may be subject to annual inflationary increases.
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International Fees
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Birkbeck, University of London
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Birkbeck, University of London is a university which continues to change lives. In 2023 the institution marks its 200th anniversary. Established in 1823, Birkbeck is a world-class research and teaching institution, well known for being London’s premier evening university. Most classes take place in the evening, and this makes Birkbeck stand out from the crowd. Students have the freedom to use their daytimes however they like – a benefit that has become the university’s trademark. The university offers a uniquely flexible learning experience, where its students can work or focus on other commitments during the day. Birkbeck’s wide range of courses can be studied full-time or part-time, and some can be studied through distance learning.

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Birkbeck, University of London

Malet Street Bloomsbury London Camden WC1E 7HX United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Goodge Street  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.5 miles away

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