Skip to main content


Our taught postgraduates are an integral part of our research community and many students stay with us for PhD research. Our MA in Philosophy is ideal for those wishing to study philosophy in preparation for a PhD or as a basis for future employment. The MA in Philosophy can be tailored to focus on business ethics, making it ideal preparation for a future career. Students can also pursue a taught MA in Philosophy with a Research Focus on Science, Medicine and Society.

Check out:

What else can I do after my undergraduate degree in Philosophy?

Durham Philosophy graduates in the past have progressed to Master’s courses in a wide range of inter-disciplinary subject areas, including many of the following: