Leiden University

Leiden University

MA Philosophy


Rapenburg 70

PO Box 9500

Leiden, Zuid-Holla 2311EZ


Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA Philosophy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MA programme in Philosophy is characterised by a firm integration of historical and systematic approaches in philosophy and an emphasis on studying primary philosophical texts. This gives students familiarity with both historical scholarship and current philosophical debates. Furthermore, the Leiden Institute for Philosophy offers courses both in continental and in analytical philosophy, enabling students to become acquainted with different philosophical approaches. The one-year MA programme offers three specialisations:

  • History of Philosophy
  • Theoretical Philosophy
  • Practical Philosophy

Facts & Figures

Classification: Non-U.S. Higher Ed. Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Small City

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