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School of Social Sciences

Philosophy lecture
BA Philosophy
Develop the knowledge and analytical skills to examine today's biggest questions.

BA Philosophy / Careers

Year of entry: 2018

Career opportunities

Our recent graduates from Philosophy, and related graduates from the School of Social Sciences, have gone to:

Manchester City Council, Royal Bank of Scotland, Palgrave MacMillan, Lloyds TSB, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, TeachFirst, Siemens, The University of Manchester. (Source: DLHE)

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Throughout your studies and after you graduate you will have to access our Careers Service , which can help you:

  • find summer internships or work experience;
  • apply for jobs and provide practice interviews;
  • access online and interactive services such as practice psychometric tests.

A favourite with employers, the University also organises careers fairs and events throughout the year to give you a chance to meet graduate recruiters.

You can improve your employability by choosing course units in Year 2 from:

`Their specialised Philosophy Careers Workshop has helped highlight the many desirable and transferable skills that I have picked up throughout the course of my degree. While Philosophy is a challenging degree, the support and guidance that lecturers and tutors readily offer has definitely made it one of the most rewarding!' Kristina Boneva, Philosophy student.