Teaching Diploma for Upper Secondary Education

Entry Requirements

The requirements for admission are laid down in the Framework Ordinance and the Program Regulation for the Teaching Diploma for Upper Secondary Education. The following is a summary of the most important academic requirements for the Teaching Diploma for Secondary Education with Philosophy as Teaching Subject.

  • Well-balanced Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Theoretical Philosophy, Practical Philosophy and History of Philosophy as part of a major honours degree in Philosophy (for philosophy as first teaching subject) or as part of a minor in Philosophy (for philosophy as second teaching subject)
  • Master's thesis in the field of philosophy (for philosophy as first teaching subject)

Application and Admission

If you have any questions about the Teaching Diploma for Upper Secondary Education, please contact the Institute of Education. The Administrative Head of the Department of Philosophy is responsible for questions about subject-specific academic requirements. The registration process is administered through the Application and Admission page of the Student Administration Office website.