Leiden University

Leiden University

MA Philosophy

Address:

Rapenburg 70

PO Box 9500

Leiden, Zuid-Holla

Netherlands

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Arts in 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