PhD scholarships are available in Philosophy to outstanding applicants through the SGSAH (awarding funds from the AHRC). Be sure to get in touch with someone in the Philosophy department before you apply! More information about funding can be found on the AHRC scholarship page.

We are happy to discuss your research topic with you. Please contact the Philosophy Postgraduate Coordinator Dr. Luca Moretti ( or a prospective supervisor using the links below. 

We welcome applications for the PhD by Distance Learning as well as applications from PhD students at other universities who wish to study at Aberdeen for up to a year through our Registered Postgraduate Student scheme. Please contact Dr. Luca Moretti for details.

Research supervision in Philosophy is offered in the following areas: