Study Programmes Master in Modern and Contemporary European Philosophy

A first-class education in European Philosophy

The 2-year Master programme provides profound insights into historical developments and systematic problems of modern and
contemporary European philosophy.

The programme at a glance – 120 ECTS

  • Duration:
    2 years / 4 sem
  • Teaching languages:
  • Admissions:
    EU: 1 Feb 2024 – 14 Aug 2024

    Non-EU: 1 Feb 2024 – 30 Apr 2024
  • Fees:
    200€/ sem. (semester 1,2,3,4)
  • Format:
    Full-time programme (Part-time student status allowed)

Why study with us?

The Master in Modern and Contemporary European Philosophy at the University of Luxembourg offers an unique programme providing 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.

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What do we offer our students?

A strong interdisciplinary education

Students may choose from
a wide range of optional courses covering topics such as
the philosophy of law, philosophical essay writing and ethics of AI.

Credited language courses

Students get the opportunity to work on their French and German language skills and improve their job prospects in Luxembourg’s multilingual labour market.

A practice-oriented approach

Students benefit from credited internship opportunities allowing them to gain relevant work experience and develop their professional skills.


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