Taught course

Jewish Studies

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

Entry requirements

Successful candidates will have an undergraduate degree with 2:1 (or equivalent), usually, but not necessarily, in a humanities subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Jewish Studies at King's covers Biblical Studies, Rabbinics, the history of Jewish-Christian, Jewish-Muslim and Jewish-secular interaction and Modern Jewish Thought. It offers students the opportunity to combine the academic study of Jewish sources from antiquity to the modern period with intense explorations of their significance for contemporary issues in multi-religious societies.

Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

Two bursaries for the MA in Jewish Studies. In addition, small grants awarded by the King's Theological Trust to MA students in the department. Two Walton Scholarships. Otherwise AHRC, Graduate School and School of Arts & Humanities scholarships and bursaries, self-funded. For further information, please see our graduate funding page.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
tel: +44 (0) 20 7848 2765 / 2232
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200