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Entry requirements

Check these here online just before you apply so that you have the most up-to-date information, as these could change for the next admissions cycle.

Offers normally exclude General Studies and Critical Thinking.

  • BA Philosophy, BA Philosophy with Psychology

    A Level - AAB
    IB - 36

  • BA Philosophy and Literature

    A Level - AAB to include A in English Literature or English Language and Literature.
    IB - 36 to include 6 in Higher Level English Literature or English Language and Literature.

  • BSc Mathematics and Philosophy

    A level - A*A*A to include A*s in Mathematics and Further Mathematics.

    IB - 39 to include 6,6,6 in three Higher Level subjects including Mathematics.

Further information on some other qualifications can be found on the University course pages.

We welcome a range of A-level equivalent qualifications from across the world, so if you are unsure what the level is for you, just get in touch with us at

For information about how to make an application to an undergraduate philosophy course please see our 'How to Apply' webpages.