Taught course

Biblical Studies

King's College London · Department of Theology and Religious Studies

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree with 2:1 (or overseas equivalent) usually, but not necessarily in a humanities subject. We know that relevant background can be acquired by informal routes, and we are delighted to consider all applications. Applicants without experience in the field should consider our Graduate Diploma, especially designed to ease the transition to Theology & Religious Studies from another subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Biblical Studies provides an interdisciplinary approach to interpreting the Bible which allows for focus either in the study of biblical language and literature, with language component; or in theological interpretation and Christian theology. Interpreting the Bible, and compulsory dissertation, plus optional modules. Leads to careers in teaching, museums, media, charities, the church or other religious institutions.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information. http://www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

AHRC, Graduate School and Faculty of Arts & Humanities scholarships and bursaries, self-funded.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Team
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200