Philosophy Postgraduate Research Degrees

Philosophy Postgraduate Research Degrees

The Philosophy Subject offers three research degrees:

  • MPhil by research: 1 year full-time (2 years part-time) with a dissertation of 30-40,000 words
  • MLitt  by research: 2 years full-time (3 years part-time with a dissertation of 40-70,000 words
  • PhD: 3 years full-time (5 years part-time) with a dissertation of 70-100,000 words

University Library We also welcome visiting research students who would like to spend sometime at Glasgow being supervised by one of our staff.