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Global Ethics PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

Global Ethics PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Ethics

Course type

Research

Course Summary

The Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, the first of its kind in the UK, is home to world-leading researchers exploring the foremost ethical issues of our time. As a postgraduate researcher in the Centre, you will benefit from its interdisciplinary approach and diverse range of expertise in justice and development, environment and health, gender justice, and conflict and security. Our researchers cover a variety of topics, from climate change to migration, and our students have very varied backgrounds. In addition to seminars shared with the Philosophy department, The Centre for the Study of Global Ethics also runs ethics events, including at least two Global Ethics seminars a term and the Global Ethics Annual Conference. Your degree will provide excellent preparation for your future career, but this can also be enhanced by a range of employability support services offered by the University and the College of Arts and Law. Birmingham's Philosophy postgraduates develop a range of skills that are highly desirable in the job market including articulacy, precise analytical thought, and the ability to analyse and construct sound arguments.

Different course options

Full time | Edgbaston Campus | 3 years | 21-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

21-SEP-20

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,380

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,880

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to hold a Masters qualification at Merit level or above (or its international equivalent). Any academic and professional qualifications or relevant professional experience you may have are normally taken into account, and in some cases, form an integral part of the entrance requirements.

University information

Part of the Russell Group of UK universities, the University of Birmingham has been developing great minds, encouraging challenging debates and pushing the boundaries of innovation and excellence for over 100 years. Over 14,000 students from over 150 countries choose to study at Birmingham, meaning you will be part of a diverse and vibrant community. 40% of this student population are postgraduates. Birmingham understands that you want to...more

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