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Learning Opportunity: Master in Modern and Contemporary European Philosophy (académique)

Master in Modern and Contemporary European Philosophy (académique)

Course Information

The Master in Modern and Contemporary European Philosophy focuses on European philosophy from Descartes to the present day. It is especially designed for international students who have a special interest and who aim for a first class education in modern and contemporary European philosophy.

The programme offers an in depth study of European philosophy beginning with classical rationalism and empiricism, moving on to Kant and German Idealism, and concluding with 20th century and contemporary philosophy.

The programme includes credited language courses that give students the opportunity to improve on their knowledge of French and German, it offers credited internships that connect students with the job market, and finally it includes interdisciplinary course options in other fields like history, politics, or literature.

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Duration Information: 

2 years (4 semesters)

Start Date: 
Winter semester - September
Access requirements: 
  • A Bachelor‘s degree or equivalent (at least 180 ECTS) in philosophy
  • Students from interdisciplinary degree courses such as economics, literature, politics, sociology etc. may be accepted.
Admission Procedure: 

Online application.


200 euros/semester


120 ECTS

Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Université du Luxembourg
Provider Contact Info: 

Pedro Mendes TAVARES  / Study and programme Administrator


Faculté des Lettres, des Sciences Humaines, des Arts et des Sciences de l'Education
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette


Telephone (+352) 46 66 44 9617



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Qualification Awarded:
Master's degree