Study Philosophy in Groningen
What is consciousness? What is the relation between truth and democracy? If our world is mechanistic, how could chances ever exist?
Philosophy is the systematic investigation of very fundamental questions. Students are trained to think and write in a clear manner about topics such as the relation between mind, body and cognition, the nature and basis of moral judgments, the limits of knowledge, or the principles of social justice. Philosophical questions have been examined for thousands of years and the study of the history of thought is itself an important part of the discipline.
The Master Philosophy is aimed at further training your philosophical knowledge and skills. Students are encouraged to engage in philosophical discussions at a deeper level with the skills and knowledge they developed in their Bachelor's degree programme.
Master's students in Philosophy can choose from three specializations:
- Theoretical Philosophy
- History of Philosophy
- Ethics Social and Political Philosophy
The programme is concluded with a thesis on a topic of your choice.
The Master's programme in Philosophy is offered both on a full-time and part-time basis.
Admission requirements for the Masters in Philosophy at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands are:
- completion of a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy or a Bachelor’s degree partly devoted to Philosophy
- proficiency in English, demonstrated by the following minimum test scores: TOEFL: 92/120 or IELTS: 6.5
Master of Arts (MA)
The University of Groningen is one of the oldest universities in the Netherlands, founded in 1614 the university ranks amongst the top 100 universities in the world. We are a research intensive institution offering a wide range of highly regarded bachelor,...
Want to know more about Masters in Philosophy? Fill out the following form and we'll pass your details on to a representative from the school, who will respond to your enquiry.
Be the first to write a review!
Win a €5000 scholarship to study in Europe
Planning on studying a Master's degree in Europe? We're offering a scholarship to help cover your tuition fees and get you one step closer to your next great adventure!
Career test - find your perfect career
Take our free career test that will match you with programs and careers based on your interests and personality.