Postgraduate study in Theology and Religion

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QS World University Rankings Top 50 - Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies

Our breadth of academic expertise and forward-thinking approach to postgraduate programmes means that we can offer a wide variety of opportunities for you to continue your studies, wherever your strengths and interests in Theology and Religion lie.

Courses include Certificates, Diplomas, taught and research Masters, and both traditional and practical Doctorates. As well as making the most of our own expertise, we also work closely with other departments to offer a range of truly interdisciplinary study and research opportunities.

One of the largest, most comprehensive departments of Theology and Religion in Britain, we have been ranked in the top 50 in the world for Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies by the 2023 QS World University Rankings. Our extensive links with a wide range of academic and religious institutions across 5 continents, and large international community of postgraduates means you'll be studying in a diverse, yet well-connected environment.

Postgraduate scholarships available

The College of Arts and Law is offering a range of scholarships for our postgraduate taught and research programmes to ensure that the very best talent is nurtured and supported.

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Shannon Oates

My favourite thing about being a postgraduate is being able to study something that I really enjoy. The support of the department is great and there’s a really good postgraduate community.”


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