The BA in Philosophy has long and distinguished history, and offers a solid grounding in analytic philosophy, whilst allowing students to diversify within the subject if they wish. Cambridge Philosophers go on to pursue a range of careers requiring analytical and critical skills, including business, computing, journalism, administration and law.
Typical offers require
- A Level: A*AA
- IB: 40-42 points, with 776 at Higher Level
For other qualifications, see the main entrance requirements pages on the University website.
- No subject-specific entrance requirements
All applicants for Philosophy are required to take a written assessment at interview, if interviewed.
Further details about the written assessment can be found on the University website here.
Applicants are required to submit one or two school/college essays as examples of written work prior to interview.
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