King's College London

Course Introduction

A joint honours mathematics and philosophy degree in central London. Mathematics graduates are popular amongst employers. We offer an extremely wide choice of philosophy modules with particular teaching strengths in philosophy of mind, science and ancient philosophy.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Calculus I and II; linear methods; geometry I; Greek philosophy I; ethics I. Year 2 examples: Logic; numerical methods; probability and statistics II; Greek philosophy II (Plato). Year 3 examples: Space'time geometry and general relativity; mathematics education and communication; 19th century continental philosophy; 20th century continental philosophy; advanced logic modules.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £16,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAA
  • European Baccalaureate 85%
  • International Baccalaureate 35
  • SQA Advanced Higher AA
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • Course specific
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

Key Course Information

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94% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 78%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 84%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 76%

£20,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

83% Go on to work and/or study

In work 39
Studying 43
Studying and working 1
Unemployed 6
Unknown 12

21% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 77%

Total Coursework: 23%

£5,980 - £6,740
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,800 - £6,400
Typical cost of private accommodation