The Philosophy PhD programme from University of Szeged focuses on the history of Continental philosophy from the ancient Greeks through the Middle Ages, Early Modernity and German Idealism, to 20th century currents of philosophy, such as hermeneutics, phenomenology, existentialism, applied philosophy and pragmatism.
Key facts:Graduates usually pursue careers in cultural and public administration, PR and media, international business companies, teaching, translation, journalism, academia, editing, diplomacy, international relations, project management, local government, NGOs, web design, online media, theatre and fine art management or museum curatorship.
The Sub-Programs of the School are the following:
- Metaphysics and Criticisms of Metaphysics
- Ethics, Social Theory and Applied Philosophy
- Philosophy of Art
- Philosophy of Culture
- Philosophy of Religion
- 48 months
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DisciplinesPhilosophy & Ethics Liberal Arts View 4 other PhDs in Philosophy & Ethics in Hungary
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- MA degree in philosophy/ethics/aesthetics/religious studies,
- a demonstrated proficiency in English (B2/ at least upper intermediate or equivalent),
- CV (with photo),
- an online (Skype) entrance exam (for shortlisted candidates only), and a detailed research plan (of 500-800 words, excluding bibliography).
International7000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3500 EUR per semester during 48 months.
EU/EEA7000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3500 EUR per semester during 48 months.
- Application fee: 35 EUR
- Entrance Exam fee: 250 EUR
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