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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

The Undergraduate Advanced Diploma in Philosophy is a part-time research based course that offers students the opportunity to undertake independent study based around a series of eight structured supervisions over two academic years. Students on the course write two assignments of 1500-2000 words, one assignment of 3000-4000 words, and a dissertation of 10,000-12,000 words. Students choose their own research topics and their research proposal is considered when they apply.



The course fee is £3,600 and can be paid in full on acceptance of a place or in six instalments (credit or debit card only). Instalments will be due on enrolment, and then on:

  • 1 November 2016
  • 1 February 2017
  • 1 May 2017
  • 1 November 2017
  • 1 February 2018

Unless otherwise stated, teaching and assessment for ICE courses are in English. If your first language is not English, please refer to our Information for Applicants pages for further guidance.

Course dates

01 Nov 2016 to 01 May 2018

Course duration

2 year(s)

Apply by

11 Jul 2016

Course fee

Home/EU: £3,600
Overseas fee: £3,600

Course director


Institute of Continuing Education
University of Cambridge
CB23 8AQ

Qualifications / Credits

120 credits at FHEQ6

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 8
Saturday sessions: 1

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