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Ph.D. Program

McMaster’s Doctoral Program in Philosophy offers courses of study leading to the degree of Ph.D. in philosophy. Information about the program’s structure, funding, recent graduate course offerings, recent placement record, and how to apply may be accessed from the links below.

General information about our graduate programs

A description of the Ph.D. program, from the admission process to the thesis and defense

The 4-year timeline summarizing a typical student’s progress through the Ph.D. program

An outline of the various funding opportunities for our Ph.D. students

An overview of the theses and placement information for our recent Ph.D. graduates