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Philosophy at Southampton is committed to excellence in teaching and research. In the most recent National Student Survey (2016), it was ranked 1st in the Russell Group for ‘Overall Satisfaction’ and ‘Assessment and Feedback’. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (2014), it was ranked 4th in the UK for producing research which is world-leading or internationally excellent.


  • 26 June 2017

    Southampton welcomes new lecturer in Philo...

    We are delighted to announce a new appointment. Dr Andrew Stephenso...

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  • 5 May 2017

    Two Fully Funded PhD positions in Philosop...

    The University of Southampton invites applications for two fully-fu...

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  • Open Days

    Open Days

    Visit us at one of our University Open Days and find out what it's really like to study here.

    John Hansard

    Public Engagement

    We run free and accessible philosophy events in collaboration with the John Hansard Gallery and the City Art Gallery.

    Lifeling Learning

    Lifelong Learning

    Philosophy at Southampton is recognised internationally for its world class teaching and research and will this year be holding a series of events aimed at bringing Philosophy to the wider public.

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