The School of Philosophy, Theology and Religion includes the Department of Philosophy and the Department of Theology and Religion. It offers a variety of forward-thinking undergraduate and postgraduate study opportunities. It is home to a dynamic and friendly community of staff and students, pursuing original research on a wide range of topics.
10 May 2022
Professor Lisa Bortolotti interviewed in episode 15 of the Sassi Talks podcast.
09 May 2022
Professor Andrew Davies and Dr Maryyum Mehmood, presented their sustainable, faith-based perspectives to addressing ecological social challenges.
07 April 2022
Lisa Bortolotti has been interviewed by Owen Bennett-Jones on her research exploring delusions for the New Books Network.
15 February 2022
Current student Jack discusses his favourite things about studying Philosophy at Birmingham
14 February 2022
Professor Andrew Davies talks to BBC Radio 4's Sunday programme about religion and public art.
Professor Al Wilson writes for The Conversation
11 February 2022
Watch Professor Al Wilson's Inaugural Lecture.
07 February 2022
The Harvard Divinity School Bulletin showcases the introduction of Jocelyne Cesari's new book, We God's People: Christianity, Islam and Hinduism in the World of Nations.
Jocelyne Cesari and Tobias Cremer discuss the relationship between religion and populism, and how this relationship is affecting the politics of Europe and the United States.
01 February 2022
Kirsty, BA Philosophy, Religion and Ethics student, explored the breath-taking Norwegian landscape, travelling to Oslo for her year abroad.
27 January 2022
Middle-class people are more educated, which means that – in the case of Islam – they are more miseducated too.
24 January 2022
Lisa Bortolotti has been interviewed by Shayla Love for the Vice on the differences between beliefs in conspiracy theories and delusions in psychosis.
How we are exploring issues of climate through the arts, humanities and law.
The College of Arts and Law is placed 67th in the Times Higher Education 2022 rankings, making it one of the best places for study and research in this field globally.