Philosophy BA (Hons)

Key information


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If you’re considering this subject as a combined (joint) degree, please refer to our information about combining degrees for details about entry requirements.

Entry Requirements

A level requirementsAAB (this is the typical entry requirement) for this course.
BTEC Level 3 National Extended DiplomaApplications encouraged. BTEC applications are encouraged. We evaluate each BTEC application on its merits.
International Baccalaureate35 overall with no score less than four
Irish Leaving CertificateH1, H1, H2, H2
Scottish Higher/Advanced HigherScottish Highers at AAAAB or Scottish Advanced Highers at AAB, combinations are also welcome.
Welsh Baccalaureate AdvancedAccepted including BB at A Level
Access45 Level 3 credits at Distinction
International entry informationFind your country
Extended Project QualificationApplicants who offer the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and meet our offer criteria will be made the standard offer, plus an alternative offer. This will be at one A Level grade lower plus a grade A in the EPQ, for example the offer would be ABB offer with an A in EPQ.

Please note that Humanities and Social Sciences Honours Select programmes which have a Management, Law or Sociology component will not accept the EPQ.

Alternative entry requirements