24 months
32000 AUD/year
14364 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master of Theological Studies from Flinders University is suitable for professionals in the field of religion or related disciplines and people with a general interest in religion.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change.

The Master of Theological Studies from  Flinders University  is designed to develop or deepen knowledge and skills in contemporary theology and biblical studies and to provide opportunities to reflect on theological dimensions of professional and community life.


Theology graduates work in a variety of different roles in many employment sectors.

Potential employers include:

  • public and private sector organisations
  • universities
  • government agencies
  • libraries
  • charities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interpreting the Old Testament
  • Interpreting the New Testament
  • Theology of Jesus Christ
  • Introduction to Christian Thought
  • Church History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




72 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved three-year degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution. 
  • Advanced Entry (1.5 years) applicants who have completed an approved three-year degree or equivalent qualification in Theology or Ministry from an approved tertiary institution may be eligible to complete a program of 54 units.
  • However, the Dean (Education) may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, admit others who can show evidence of fitness for candidature.
  • CRICOS: 014823A

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    14364 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14364 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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