Research course

Theology & Religious Studies Research

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

Entry requirements

Students who wish to read for a research degree should normally have obtained (a) an MA or, in exceptional circumstances, a first class or good upper second class Honours degree at a British University, or (b) an equivalent qualification. In both cases, their previous studies should normally have included a dissertation, or equivalent, demonstrating their ability to present the result of independent study and research.

Months of entry

January, April, September

Course content

The department represents a broad range of overlapping research areas. Students can pursue traditional areas of study through Theology (Systematics; Philosophical Theology; Patristics and Medieval Theology; History of Christianity in the reformation and modern period; Biblical Theology, Ethics, Business Ethics, and Christianity and the Arts) and Biblical Studies (literary, ideological and theological approaches to the Hebrew Bible; Second Temple Judaism, gender and the Dead Sea Scrolls; New Testament studies, including biography, genre, environment and ethics). See website for further details.

Department specialisms

Please visit the website.

Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

Please visit the website.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
48-72 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Email
artshums-graduateadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 2736
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200