You’ll 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, political philosophy and ancient philosophy.
- The Philosophy Department is ranked 4th in the UK and 6th in Europe in the QS World Rankings by Subject 2018.
- King’s offers an exceptionally wide range of optional modules, covering all areas of the history of philosophy and contemporary philosophy – without any gaps from pre-Socrates to the present day.
- Our emphasis on small-group teaching ensures you acquire and hone the skills of critical thinking. Develop your philosophical ideas and arguments in a focussed environment with plenty of feedback and discussion.
- Our Central London location means students can take advantage of leading societies such as the Aristotelian Society and the Royal Institute of Philosophy.
- One of the largest and most distinguished philosophy departments in the country.
- Consistently ranked among the top philosophy departments in the country for research and teaching.
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- Greek Philosophy
- Elementary Logic
- Modern Philosophy
- Political Philosophy
- Hellenistic Philosophy
- Indian Philosophy: The Orthodox Schools
- Kant's Epistemology & Metaphysics
- Medieval Philosophy
- Philosophy of Psychology
- Philosophy of Religion
- Set Theory
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesPhilosophy & Ethics View 456 other Masters in Philosophy & Ethics in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Required grades
Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A-levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer.
International19800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
EU/EEA9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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