Philosophy Taught in English, Ph.D.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    3300
    Tuition (Year)
    Free
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #1001 ,
The Ph.D besides studies in residence, offers an opportunity for extramural studies (extramural studies is a Bulgarian version of distance learning). This Program provides instruction in all major areas of Western Philosophy; besides, the doctoral dissertation can be written on a topic from Eastern Philosophy as well - an expert in this field will be appointed as the supervisor.

About

The Ph.D. Program in Philosophy taught in English, besides studies in residence, offers an opportunity for extramural studies (extramural studies is a Bulgarian version of distance learning). This Program provides instruction in all major areas of Western Philosophy; besides, the doctoral dissertation can be written on a topic from Eastern Philosophy as well - an expert in this field will be appointed as the supervisor. This program secures guidelines by faculty and leaves enough room for students own preferences. The degree is recognized worldwide including the EU/EEA and Switzerland, the US, Canada, Russia, Turkey, China, Indian Sub-Continent, Latin America, and the Middle East.

Cultural Life and Recreation

Being the capital of Bulgaria, Sofia features a rich cultural life. In most of the cinemas, English language films can be seen. There is a number of concert halls, dozens of art galleries, and many national and international cultural centers. Streets of Sofia are full of cozy cafés and high quality inexpensive restaurants offering Bulgarian, European, and international cuisine. Sofia is a favorable place for summer and winter sports including skiing in the nearby mountain of Vitosha.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Psychoanalysis and Philosophy
  • Philosophical Anthropology, Applied Ethics
  • Epistemology
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Social Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Intercultural Relations
  • Continental Philosophy
  • Philosophy for Children

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Take IELTS test

Academic Requirements

  • Eligibility Requirement: Master's degree in any field. No previous degree in philosophy is needed. No age discrimination or limit.
  • Checklist: CV, two letters of recommendation, standardized tests scores are NOT required. No application fee (for citizens of EU/EEA and Switzerland a 32 € fee is charged and an entrance exam is held). any field. No previous degree in philosophy is needed.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 3300 International
  • Free EU/EEA
  • citizens of EU/EEA and Switzerland – in residence: € 565 one time registration fee, full tuition waiver plus monthly stipend are available; distance learning/extramural: € 400 one time registration fee, full tuition waiver is available.
  • international students - distance learning/extramural: € 3 300 per school year; in residence: € 6 500 per school year.

Funding

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