PhD in Philosophy

University of Johannesburg

Program Description

PhD in Philosophy

University of Johannesburg

For this degree students write a thesis under supervision, on a topic selected in consultation with the Department. The topic must be in line with the expertise of the available lecturers. Four seminars and a Doctoral defence (of either the proposal or the thesis) are required in accordance with the general regulations of the Faculty of Humanities.

Admission requirements

To be admitted to this Degree, students must fulfil the Department’s admission requirements (in addition to the University’s admission requirements) and prove their knowledge of research methodology and the history of philosophy. Some of the requirements are [i] at least 65% average for the Master’s Degree in Philosophy and [ii] the submission of written philosophical work done for the Master’s Degree. Supplementary oral examinations might be required.

Contact details

Name: Prof Rafael Winkler
Tel: 011 559 4244 / rwinkler@uj.ac.za

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  • English


Last updated October 23, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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Feb. 2018
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3 years
Full time
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South Africa - Johannesburg
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