Philosophy at Edinburgh
REF 2014: Best in Scotland, 2nd in the UK

We have been rated the best philosophy department in Scotland, and the 2nd best in the UK, based on volume of world-leading and internationally excellent research. Our research environment was also rated as 100% conducive to producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

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Big Idea Podcast

12 Apr 2015

Two PPLS academics feature in the latest Big Idea Podcast...

College Recognition Awards

10 Apr 2015

Submissions are now open...

HowTheLightGetsIn2015 Festival

30 Mar 2015

Michela Massimi will be speaking at HowTheLightGetsIn...

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47th Language at Edinburgh Lunch

30 Apr 2015 12:30 – 13:45

The Language@Edinburgh Lunch is a bi-monthly opportunity to present your work to an interdiscipli...

Visiting Speaker Philosophy Seminar

1 May 2015 17:15 – 18:30

20th AE Taylor lecture
Philip van der Eijk (Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Classics and Hist...

Workshop on Intellectual Humility

5 May 2015

This event brings together a range of philosophical perspectives to bear on the issue of intellec...

Postgraduate Work in Progress Seminar

8 May 2015 16:10 – 17:00

Speaker: Kevin Wallbridge
Title: "TBA"

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