Admissions

The Department of Philosophy at Western University has for many years been considered one of the top philosophy departments in Canada, and in certain areas it is considered to be among the top departments worldwide. It is continuously ranked among the top 50 departments in the world and is ranked on the Philosophical Gourmet Report in General Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Physics, Decision Theory, Philosophy of Math, Mathematical Logic, Early Modern (17th Century), Early Modern (18th Century), and Feminist Philosophy.

We offer three graduate programs:

  • One-year MA
  • Four-year PhD
  • Five-year Direct-Entry PhD

All in all, the department provides a friendly, stimulating, first-class environment for graduate study in philosophy.

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Questions? Email philgradoffice@uwo.ca to reach the Graduate Chair and the Graduate Program Coordinator.