A short history of the School
We have produced a short film about our origins and history: 'A Search for Truth'View the film
".. you've given me back my strength, I feel motivated and it's one of the greatest gifts I've given myself"
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Browse our range of courses in practical philosophy and economics, as well as our stimulating variety of inspiring Horizons courses which can help develop your talentsBrowse courses
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Summer Lecture: CONVERSATION
How do we understand and connect with each other at a deeper level? …
Summer Lecture: AN EVENING WITH MOZART
A wonderful evening of beautiful music to nourish the mind and spirit…
Summer Lecture: SLAVERY OR FREEDOM?
The influence on modern thinking of the greatest stoic, Epictetus…
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Horizons programme announced for Autumn!
New classes and old favourites are available in this most packed programme ever
From economics to Plato, poetry to Ayurvedic medicine, there's plenty to learn this SeptemberSee the programme
"..on a personal level it helped me to bring peace and perspective into my life"
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Did you know that you can hire our rooms?
Elegant rooms in a building that was once Trinity College of Music, right in the heart of London's West End.
We can accommodate 1:1s and small meetings, right up to lectures for 100.Take the tour!
Autumn term begins w/c 25 Sept.
For students in Introductory groups, Parts 2-10 of Practical Philosophy, and all Economics groups, the Autumn term begin...Read more
Joint Conference announcement
We are delighted to announce the joint SES and GCGI conference on th...Read more
Download the Awareness Exercise!
For those who have attended Introductory Practical Philosophy or beyond, the Awareness Exercise is an important tool for...Read more