Normally the entry requirement for this programme is a first class or upper second class undergraduate degree. In addition, the Faculty encourages students with an equivalent and appropriate professional qualification or significant and relevant professional experience to apply.
If you are not a graduate you may also be considered for entry to the programme provided you have gained a minimum of three years' professional experience relevant and appropriate to the programme and can demonstrate a satisfactory level of writing /analytical skills.
Months of entry
The programme offers a high-quality student experience through a unique programme of study taught by a range of experts within the field of Biblical Studies, encouraging the student to explore in depth a range of topics relating to the Bible, both from historical and contemporary perspectives. MA students will have the option to specialise in either the Hebrew Bible or the New Testament. Students on the MRes programme will undertake a thorough piece of independent research in agreement with their supervisor.
Theology and Religion have been an important part of life and teaching on the Lampeter and Carmarthen campuses since the early 19th century. The School of Theology, Religious Studies and Islamic Studies is one of the oldest of its kind in the UK and was the first of its kind in Wales. When you join one of our programmes you will become a part of a long-established tradition of teaching excellence and a world-wide commuity of learners.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Faculty Admissions