UG and PG philosophy courses in ’new’ universities

The following is a list of newer universities that offer undergraduate, masters and PhD programmes involving philosophy. If you know of any we’ve missed, please let us know.

University

Single honours

Joint/Combined honours

Masters programmes

PhD programmes

Anglia Ruskin Yes Philosophy & English No MPhil & PhD
Bath Spa No Philosophy & Ethics at major, joint or minor subject with various other subjects No Yes [staff research interests]
Cardiff Metropolitan University (Cardiff School of Art and Design) No No Yes: Philosophy; Ecologies; Art and Science Yes [staff research interests]
Cardiff Metropolitan University (Cardiff School of Sport) No No, but various modules on sports degree programmes that cover philosophy of sport and ethics in sport No MPhil & PhD
Edge Hill University No No No Yes [staff research interests]
Kingston University No No Yes No
Liverpool Hope University Yes Philosophy & Ethics No Yes [staff research interests]
Manchester Metropolitan University Yes No Yes MPhil & PhD
Newman University College No 2 courses: Philosophy & Theology; Philosophy, Religion & Ethics No Yes [staff research interests]
Nottingham Trent University No Various joint honours combinations including Communication and Society, English, European Studies, Film and TV, French, German, Global Studies, History, International Relations, Italian, Linguistics, Media, and Spanish Yes MPhil & PhD
Oxford Brookes University Yes Various joint honours combinations including including Anthropology, English, Film Studies, International Relations, Japanese Studies, Politics, Sports No MPhil & PhD
Roehampton University Yes Various joint honours combinations including Classical Civilisation; Creative Writing; Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies; English Literature; History; Human Rights; Photography; Theology and Religious Studies No No
St Mary’s University College Yes Various joint honours combinations with Business Law, Drama, English, Film and Popular Culture, Geography, History, Psychology, Theology and Religious Studies Yes MPhil & PhD
Staffordshire University Yes Various joint honours combinations with Creative Writing; English Literature; International History; Modern History; Sociology Yes MPhil & PhD
York St John University Yes No No No
University of the Arts London (Central Saint Martins) No No Yes No
University of Bolton No No No MPhil & PhD
University of Brighton No 4 interdisciplinary degrees: Humanities; Cultures, Histories, Literatures; Globalisation: History, Politics, Culture; War, Conflict and Modernity Yes MPhil & PhD
University of Central Lancashire Yes Various joint, minor and major combinations Yes MPhil & PhD
University of Gloucestershire Yes Various joint honours combinations, including with Creative Writing, Educational Studies, English Literature and Language, History, Psychology, and Sociology No MPhil & PhD
University of Greenwich No Various joint, minor and major combinations, including with Creative Writing, Politics, History, Drama, Psychology, Education, Maths, Media Writing and English Yes MPhil & PhD
University of Hertfordshire Yes Various joint honours combinations, including Computing, Economics, Law, French, Psychology, Tourism, Spanish, Sports Studies Yes MPhil & PhD
University of the West of England Yes English & Philosophy Yes MPhil & PhD
University of Wales, Newport No 2 courses with a philosophy component: Social Studies and Religious Studies No PhD
University of Wolverhampton No Various joint honours combinations, including with English, Law, Politics, War Studies, Film Studies, Sociology, Creative Writing, and Religious Studies No No