Research course

Theology and Religion

Institution
Durham University · Department of Theology and Religion
Qualifications
PhDMLitt by researchMA by research

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for the MA by Research include a good 2:1 Honours degree in a relevant subject; entry requirements for the MLitt include a good 2:1 Honours degree in a relevant subject; entry requirements for the PhD include a good Masters degree in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, April, October

Course content

A large postgraduate school, supervision and seminars in most subject areas of theology.

Department specialisms

Old Testament; Second Temple Judaism; New Testament; Biblical Theology; Patristic and Byzantine Theology; Reformation and Counter-Reformation; The Modern Church; Systematic and Philosophical Theology; Sacramental Theology; Christian Social Ethics.

Information for international students

English language requirements include an IELTS of 7.0 or equivalent, with no band below 6.5.

Fees and funding

AHRC doctoral scholarships; Durham Doctoral Studentships.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MLitt by research

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

MA by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Mrs Susan Tait (postgraduate admissions secretary)
Email
theo.pgadmissions@durham.ac.uk
Phone
0191 3343929