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#Admissions2022: Course Profile- B.A. (Honours) Philosophy

Here’s all the information that you need to know about the B.A. (Honours) Philosophy Course
offered at Delhi University (DU)!

About the Course

The course covers a wide range of topics like Indian Philosophy, Logic, Greek Philosophy, and Ethics,Western Philosophy: Descartes and Kant, Social & Political Philosophy: Indian and Western, Applied Ethics, Texts Of Indian Philosophy, Texts of Western Philosophy, Truth Functional Logic. Analytic Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion(Indian & Western), and Philosophy of Language(Indian & Western).

Refer here for the syllabus and course structure.

Previous Year Cut-offs

Potential Career Options

  • Teaching
  • Public Policy
  • Journalism
  • Fundraising and Non-Profit work
  • Law

Notable Alumni

  • Sumesh Ketill- Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Delhi University
  • NilanjanBhowmick – Professor at Department of Philosophy, Delhi University
  • Enakshi Mitra- Professor, Delhi University
  • Aseem Shrivastava – Professor, Ashoka University
  • Ayesha Adlakha – Actress and Model

What do the students have to say about the course?

If there’s one word that I would use to describe the course, it would be interesting. I don’t think there’s another subject out there that gives you a chance, and resources, to explore whatever it is you wish to explore.

-Sonali, third year, Miranda House College

Read Also: Admissions2022:Course Profile- B.A. Programme

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Naina is, at any given moment, a little bit disorganized. In her spare time, she obsesses over books, music (especially Taylor Swift) and teen dramas. A One Direction enthusiast, somewhat consistent keeper of journals and she can play guitar (still working on that one).