Taught course

Chaplaincy Studies: Military Route

Cardiff University · Cardiff School of History, Archaeology and Religion

Entry requirements

The course is suitable for chaplains (lay or ordained, and from different faiths) working in the military sector. Those undertaking the course will be involved in some kind of professional chaplaincy, on a full or part-time basis. Students are encouraged to write to the department explaining their particular area of interest and asking for further details before submitting a formal application.

Months of entry


Course content

Course Aims

The MTh Chaplaincy Studies: Military Route offers knowledge and expertise to enable students to contribute more fully to their roles as chaplains to the military through the development of intellectual competence and research skills, alongside deepening reflective practice and enhanced pastoral activity.

Special Features
  • A postgraduate, post-experience course directly tailored to the distinctive needs and ministry of chaplains to the military (MoD, Navy or RAF)
  • Provides the opportunity to meet and study with chaplains from other sectors
  • Delivered in an ecumenical collegiate environment where study, worship and reflection belong together
  • Integrates a multi-faith perspective in all teaching and discussion
  • A three year-programme offered via four short residential schools per year with individually directed personal study

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Information for international students

IELTS score of 6.5

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months

Course contact details

Tina Franklin
+44 (0)29 2083 8009