PPE brings together some of the most important approaches to understanding the world around us.

Average intake: 7

  • Philosophy, Politics and Economics at St John’s is taught by dedicated tutors who are experts in their fields and are actively engaged in research.
  • The College currently has particular strengths in International Relations, Ethics, Ancient Philosophy, Microeconomics and Development Economics.
  • Most teaching is done by St John’s own tutors, but we will arrange tutorials with specialists in other colleges where this is more appropriate. Many PPE graduates have gone on to illustrious careers in fields as diverse as the media, government, finance, business, politics and academia. In addition, several graduates have been offered places on some of the world’s leading doctoral programmes.

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Philosophy, Politics and Economics tutors