As the historical home of David Hume and Adam Smith, the city of Edinburgh is a fitting place to study philosophy.
The University too, has a strong historical connection to the subject, counting Adam Ferguson and Sir William Hamilton among its former students.
Studying philosophy allows you to think about some of the great philosophical questions, in a clear, disciplined and systematic manner.
It introduces you to the thinking of some of the great philosophers of the past and present, and illuminates the connections between diverse areas of human experience. It also makes you more aware of the assumptions that form the basis of your beliefs.
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World leading researchers leading your lectures, legendary theatres and comedy haunts, some of the most vibrant culture and food in Scotland... need I go on? It's a literary and cultural capital, you'll feel right at home.
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £1,820
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £1,820
Set for Year 1 for International at £20,950
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