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 26th in the world for Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies by the 2019 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.

Already an undergraduate student at the University of Birmingham?

If you choose to continue your postgraduate degree with us in September 2020, you could receive a £1500 discount on your tuition fees. Apply by 10 September 2020

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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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