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Philosophy MA

We recommend our program for those who are interested in philosophy and want to study it at advanced level. Our Philosophy MA program covers mainly Continental philosophy (metaphysics, phenomenology, hermeneutics) and the history of philosophy.


The aim of this program is twofold: first, to give an in-depth overview of philosophy and second, to prepare students for doctoral studies. Master's studies require a basic knowledge of both the history and the main disciplines of philosophy. In the program we offer courses covering the following fields: history of philosophy, metaphysics, theory of knowledge, ethics and political philosophy, phenomenology, and philosophy of mind. Tutorial consultations throghout the program provide students with the opportunity of pursuing customized research work in their specific fields of interest. The training also provides skills in research methodology necessary for doctoral studies.

 

Research areas: Ancient philosophies, Medieval philosophies, early modern philosophies, contemporary philosophies, ethics, applied ethics, political philosophy, theory of knowledge, metaphysics, aesthetics.

 

Level of the program: Master

Duration of the program: 4 semesters

Registered in: EU

Credits: 120

 

Who can apply?

Everyone interested in philosophy, primarily in the Continental tradition (phenomenology, hermeneutics, metaphysics, history of philosophy).


Application requirements:

BA degree in Philosophy. Any undergraduate (BA, BSc) or graduate (MA, MSc, LLM) degree, with minimum 50 credits in philosophy; a demonstrated proficiency in English (C1/Advanced); an individual interview (online).


Start of the program: September of each year

Tuition fee: EUR 1900 per semester  

Other fees: EUR 35 application fee and EUR 250 entrance exam fee

 

Contact: Dr. habil. József Simon jsimon1974@gmail.com


Further information:

http://arts.u-szeged.hu/english/education/ma-programmes

http://arts.u-szeged.hu/karok/philosophy


Stipendium Hungaricum

http://www.tka.hu/english

 

Erasmus

http://www2.u-szeged.hu/erasmus/eindex.html