In this programme the Department offers courses at two levels. At the basic level it offers core courses in the classical schools of Indian and Western Philosophy, Ethics and Logic. At the advanced level it offers optional courses in the various fields of philosophy such as Advanced courses in Indian Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language, Wittgenstein, etc.
In this programme emphasis is laid on generating aptitude for independent research. It requires both course work and the writing of a dissertation. The course work consists of studying Contemporary Indian and Western philosophical problems. In addition, the students are required to do a course related to their respective dissertations. Interdisciplinary research is encouraged, where two or more departments/schools are involved.
The Ph.D. Programme aims at developing original research in diverse fields of philosophy. It encourages interdisciplinary research. The research scholars are required to write a dissertation on a topic of their choice in consultation with the supervisor. Interdisciplinary research is encouraged, where two or more departments/schools are involved.