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School of Social Sciences

Postgraduate Philosophy student in a lecture
MA Philosophy
A specialist degree which examines a range of areas of analytical philosophy.

MA Philosophy / Application and selection

Year of entry: 2018

How to apply

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Advice to applicants

Writing Sample - ALL applications should be accompanied by a writing sample, which demonstrates that the candidate has the analytical capacities and writing skills required to undertake masters level research in Philosophy.  You may submit a normal-length essay that you have written for a philosophy module as your writing sample

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How your application is considered

Applications are initially assessed by the Admissions Team and referred to the Admissions Tutor when required.