Philosophy Department


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Welcome to the Philosophy Department of the University of Geneva! 

The University of Geneva's Philosophy Department is one of the most active departments in the Faculty of Humanities and the University more generally. It plays a major role in the revival of Philosophy in Switzerland.

The Department is a central partner of the Centre for Affective Sciences, one of the 20 National Centres for Competence in Research, and the Medicine Faculty'y Bio-medical Ethics Institute. It also fosters close collaboration with the nearby Universities of Fribourg, Lausanne and Neuchâtel in doctoral training, through the Western Switzerland Doctoral School in Philosophy.


The department welcomes new students and invites them to join our 'mailing list'.

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