MA Philosophy (120EC)

Leiden University

Program Description

MA Philosophy (120EC)

Leiden University

The two-year Master’s programme in Philosophy is intended for students in a particular academic discipline, who are interested in the philosophical foundations and methodological aspects of that discipline.

Specialisations

  • Philosophy of Humanities
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Philosophy of Natural Sciences
  • Philosophy of Political Science
  • Philosophy of Psychology

The programme aims to give students a broad and deep knowledge of and insight into philosophy, a number of its branches, and their historical development. Additionally, the programme aims to give students advanced academic skills in the interpretation of texts, the analysis and solution of conceptual problems and the communication of ideas and viewpoints to specialist and general audiences. The Leiden Institute for Philosophy has strong international links with philosophy departments worldwide, resulting in an active programme of visiting scholars and lecturers. The Institute’s research programme ‘meets the highest international standards’, according to the latest external research assessment of March 2006.

Tuition fees

EU/EEA, Dutch (including Netherlands Antilles), Swiss or Surinamese: around €1,984.

Other: around €16,400.

Interested?

If you would like to know more, perhaps regarding the specialisations, please get in touch or visit the programme introduction page on our website: http://en.mastersinleiden.nl/programmes/philosophy-of-a-specific-discipline/en/introduction.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 20, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Feb. 2017
Sept. 2017
Duration
Duration
2 - 4 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
1,984 EUR
Information
Deadline
Request Info
October 15th for those requiring a visa, residence permit or housing; if these are not required, the deadline is Dec 1st.
Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Netherlands Leiden
Application deadline Request Info
October 15th for those requiring a visa, residence permit or housing; if these are not required, the deadline is Dec 1st.
End date Request Info
Duration 2 - 4 years
Price 1,984 EUR
Non-EEA, non-Swiss, & non-Surinam: €16400
Start date Sept. 2017
Place
Netherlands Leiden
Application deadline Apr. 1, 2017
April 1st for those requiring a visa, residence permit or housing; if these are not required, the deadline is June 15th.
End date Request Info
Duration 2 - 4 years
Price 1,984 EUR
Non-EEA, non-Swiss, & non-Surinam: €16400
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