ResearchPhilosophy and Cultural Sciences
The areas studied in this division include western philosophy, ethics and applied ethics, religious studies, Indian philosophy, and theory and history of arts. Each area requires ceaseless enhancement of thinking ability, mental perceptiveness and expressiveness in order to absorb and expand human thought and culture. Depending on the subject area it is essential to learn both foreign languages and classical languages for full-fledged studies of major texts and works in individual areas. Broadly speaking, this division is characterized by its wide research focus, ranging from traditional basic research to contemporary research about such issues as religious phenomena, bioethics and environmental ethics.
- Ethics and Applied Ethics
- Religious Studies and Indian Philosophy
- Theory and History of Arts