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.
08 June 2020
Candida Moss writes for The Conversation
Some really excellent news for the FraMEPhys project team – our research fellow Katie Robertson has been awarded a three-year Early Career Fellowship by the Leverhulme Trust.
Conservative evangelicals in particular feel that they are under attack by the forces of secularism, feminism, relativism' -
Department of Theology's Candida Moss interviewed for this week's onthemedia podcast.
04 June 2020
This year, World Environmental Day (5 June) calls for urgent action to protect biodiversity. Our planet is losing biodiversity at an alarming rate, with potentially detrimental consequences for nature and ourselves.
03 June 2020
Commentary by Dr Merten Reglitz
27 May 2020
Part of the Cadbury Centre seminar series on religion and politics.
Faith & Belief Forum Communications Manager Philip Ybring speaks to Dr Jagbir Jhutti-Johal about the Sikh community in the West Midlands and how they are adapting to the coronavirus epidemic.
26 May 2020
Doctoral researcher Antonin Ficatier is studying for a PhD in Theology and Religion at Birmingham and is the recipient of a scholarship from Cumberland Lodge,
21 May 2020
As part of Mental Health Awareness Week we asked Professor Lisa Bortolotti her opinion.
18 May 2020
Jocelyne Cesari is joined by A. Erdi Ozturk (London Metropolitan University), to engage in a discussion on the status of Islam in the building of Turkey as a secular nation-state and on modern-day Turkish politics.
15 May 2020
Congratulations to Dr Panagiotis Manafis on the publication of his monograph, (Re)writing History in Byzantium
14 May 2020
The University of Birmingham Philosophy Department shares 5 reading recommendations for times of crisis and contemplation.
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.