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The University of Southampton
PhilosophyPart of Humanities

Philosophy at Southampton is committed to excellence in teaching and research. We are ranked 9th in the UK in the 2022 Guardian University Guide, and joint 17th in the 2022 QS World University Rankings by Subject. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework, 87% of our research was evaluated as ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. Moreover, we were ranked joint 1st for delivering real-world impact based on our research.


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

Free Events

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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