The teaching of philosophy spans several faculties of the University of Turku. This is often research-based teaching, with the main research lines being bioethics, metaphysics and epistemology, history of philosophy, and philosophy of political and social sciences.
In the past three QS World University Rankings, the discipline has been ranked to places 101-150 among the philosophy programs worldwide.
Since the beginning of 2014, philosophy section of the department acts as the national representative in the international network of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics.

Postal address:
Department of Philosophy
University of Turku
20014 Turku
The department is on Publicum (building T50 on the top of the campus map), Assistentinkatu 7, first floor
Telephone (office):
+358 (0) 29 450 3129 
+358 29 450 5040