Old Philosophy building

Philosophy at Edinburgh

Since 1583, philosophy has been taught at the University, where David Hume was a student and Adam Smith lectured (history of philosophy at Edinburgh).
  1. Why study Philosophy?

  2. What our students think

  3. Outreach

  4. EIDYN


Extra Study Space During Exams

15 Apr 2014

Additional study space is available during the exam period...

Online Open Event

28 Mar 2014

Learn more about the Online MSc in Epistemology, Ethics and Mind...

Melvyn Bragg and Michela Massimi discuss George Berkeley

18 Mar 2014

In Our Time presenter Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss George Berkeley...

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3 Minute Thesis Competition

25 Apr 2014 15:00 – 16:30

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences heat of the international 3 minute thesis competiti...

Postgraduate Work in Progress Seminar

25 Apr 2014 16:10 – 17:00

Speaker: Natalie Ashton
Title: "Undercutting Underdetermination-based Scepticism"

Abstract: Accor...

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