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Arché is a philosophical research centre at the University of St Andrews.

Arché is one of the world’s leading centres for philosophical research and education. Our work is focused on topics in epistemology, philosophy of language, philosophical logic, metaphysics and philosophy of mind.

Our goal at Arché is to give research staff and students an opportunity to be part of a community centred around common philosophical interests, collaborative research and a bustling schedule of activities.

Five research groups are currently active within the centre: