Department of Philosophy

Research degrees (PhD) - Philosophy

  • 69% of our research activity is assessed as being world leading, or internationally excellent (REF 2014)
  • Research strengths include:
    • metaphysics
    • mind and language
    • ethics and political philosophy
    • philosophy of art and science
    • feminism
    • epistemology
    • logic
  • Track record of PhD students successfully publishing in major philosophical journals
  • Strong culture of support including open door policy and research seminars
  • Home to the Nottingham Centre for Social Philosophy.

Our degrees

For more information on research strengths and examples of successful PhDs see our prospectus.

Philosophy PhD

Postgraduate admissions tutor

For informal queries about postgraduate study in the Department of Philosophy contact the postgraduate admissions tutor Michael Hannon.





Department of Philosophy

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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