LSE Philosophy opened its application process for the 2023 PhD programme starting in September. Applications close 13 January 2023.

The Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method is a world-leading centre for research in philosophy, especially in the areas of rational choice theory and formal epistemology; philosophy of science; and moral and political philosophy. 

The LSE offers generous funding opportunities to doctoral students, with fully funded 4-year PhD places available.

Interested applicants can now apply to join our programme in 2023. Applications close 13 January 2023More information on the content, benefits and application process can be found at:

Applicants to our programme are automatically considered for an LSE Studentship. More at:

In addition, there are independent funding possibilities through The London Art & Humanities Partnership (LAHP). Applications for 2023/24 entry opened on 28 November 2022 via the LAHP application portal. The deadline for applications is 27 January 2023. 

Further, our Department has two exciting PhD opportunities with generous funding packages: 

If you have any questions please write to the director of PhD admissions in philosophy, Dr Jonathan Birch, at