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.
24 March 2021
Third year Birmingham Philosophy student Hannah Kosky tells us what student life is like in England's second city.
Caitlin Evans studied BA Philosophy, Religion and Ethics between 2017-20. Here she shares the highlights of her studies at Birmingham.
Second year undergraduate student, Imogen Barrett tells us about the highlights of studying BA Theology and Religion at the University of Birmingham.
22 March 2021
Professor Hugh Houghton, Director of ITSEE, has been appointed as a full member of the editorial committee for the Nestle-Aland and United Bible Societies Greek New Testaments.
18 March 2021
Professor Widdows is joined by Bell Ribeiro-Addy MP, Martha Evans of The Anti-Bullying Alliance, and Phyllida Swift of Face Equality International to discuss the prevalence of appearance bullying.
17 March 2021
Dr Haifaa Jawad writes for the Australian Institute of International Affairs.
11 March 2021
Kathleen Murphy-Hollies talks about what everyday confabulation is and what its consequences are, considering in particular the costs and benefits of confabulation for our ethical behaviour.
10 March 2021
To mark Women's History Month 2021, the Women in Philosophy Group from the Department of Philosophy recommend books that inspire them.
05 March 2021
Jocelyne Cesari writes for Politics Today, 4 March 2021
02 March 2021
The Ghost Words: Reading the Past exhibition at Cambridge University Library, in conjunction with the AHRC Codex Zacynthius Project, is open from Monday 1 March 2021.
25 February 2021
Across three days (15 October – 17 October) and multiple time zones, the University of Birmingham hosted its inaugural conference on "Worship and the Megachurch." Read the full report of the event.
In this post of February 25 2021, for the LSE blog, Professor Jocelyne Cesari writes about religious nationalism in Israel and Turkey.
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.