Pursue advanced study in a variety of philosophical subdisciplines and engage in interdisciplinary research through our graduate program in philosophy.
As a graduate student, you will deepen your understanding of philosophy with intensive study of ethical theory, philosophy of language, history of philosophy, philosophy of science and more. You also have the option to research in other disciplines, including the social sciences, linguistics, physics, gender studies and religious studies, in an affordable and growing city.
Unlock a career path that best suits you, as 72 percent of Ph.D. students have accepted long-term academic jobs or fellowships.
Our students have won prestigious awards like the Fullbright, DAAD scholarship and Bilinski dissertation fellowship.
Engage with leading scholars from around the globe through our regular conferences, colloquia and symposia.
Fully Funded Program
Doctoral students receive full tuition remission and earn a stipend by working as teaching assistants and instructors.
What You’ll Study
Some of the most popular student experiences are our Colloquium series and Queen Street Symposium, where students can interact with visiting philosophers from around the globe. Our department is also affiliated with the Ann Johnson Institute for Science, Technology and Society, which builds diverse communities for philosophical studies.
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