What do Warwick Philosophy MA graduates do?
In 2014/15, 86% of our Philosophy MA graduates who were available for work or study, gained employment or further study within six months of graduation (average figure
for the last 6 years of reporting). Statistics taken from Graduate Market Statistics data (GEMS 8.0)
Examples of Philosophy MA graduates’ job titles include:
- Community Engagement Officer
- Healthcare Assistant
- Operations Manager
- Performance Staff
- TEFL Teacher (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)
- Trainee Chartered Accountant
Companies and Organisations where Philosophy MA graduates work include:
- National Museum Oxford
- Ernst & Young
- Natural History Museum
- St. Andrew’s Healthcare
- Temptation Gifts
Further study destinations:
Of the Philosophy MA graduates who went on to further study, confirmed destinations for those who responded include University of Warwick, the University of New Mexico and Keele University.
“Strictly speaking, there was no academic pathway for me before Warwick. I started my undergraduate studies at Warwick, continued to do an MPhil here, and finally stayed for a PhD.
Doing a PhD at Warwick was an easy choice for me. Some people embrace Warwick, while I was shaped by it. But in a sense, it was the things that are particular to Warwick that philosophically shaped me. There are very few places, especially in the UK, in which one can undertake a committed study in Continental philosophy. Even more difficult is to find a place that would allow a student to work on the philosophical history of Continental philosophy, as I ultimately did, and at the same time consider their topic of research relevant and exciting, rather than trivial and antiquarianistic."
- Dino Jakušić, current PhD candidate
MPhil Philosophy (2014), BA Philosophy (2012)