Apply for a PhD studentship for your doctoral study funded by the
Consortium for Humanities and the Arts South-East England (CHASE) and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
Philosophy at Essex is internationally recognised for its unique combination of
Anglo-American and European continental philosophy.
We have strong expertise
in critical theory, phenomenology, medical humanities and classical German philosophy, and are
committed to fostering a variety of philosophical approaches, as well as to
developing links with other disciplines.
Why Philosophy at Essex?
- 96 per cent student satisfaction (NSS 2014)
- Top ten in The Guardian University Guide 2010, 2011 and 2013
- Top ten for philosophy research departments in the UK and a leading centre for continental philosophy
- Study abroad and work placement opportunities while your study
Undergraduate study in philosophy at Essex offers a unique combination of analytic Anglo-American and European continental
We are internationally recognised as a leading centre of postgraduate study in philosophy, both at Masters and PhD level.
Essex Autonomy Project
The Essex Autonomy Project aims to clarify the idea of self-determination as a guide for policy makers and frontline professionals dealing with the complexities of vulnerable
individuals and their capacity to make decisions for themselves.