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MLitt On Campus

Systematic and Historical Theology

University of St Andrews

12 months
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21390 GBP/year
10395 GBP/year
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About

The MLitt in Systematic and Historical Theology at the University of St Andrews offers students the opportunity to engage at a high level with the study of Christian doctrine in its historical context and systematic expression.

Overview

The MLitt in Systematic and Historical Theology at the University of St Andrews is a one-year taught programme run by the School of Divinity.

Highlights

  • Trains students with an undergraduate degree in theology or a cognate discipline in a high-level engagement with Christian doctrines in their historical and systematic dimensions.
  • Integrates the study of Biblical origins, primary theological texts, and contemporary scholarship.
  • Balances coursework and a research component that allows the application of acquired skills to a substantial subject or question of the student’s choosing.
  • Equips students for doctoral study in systematic and historical theology, or for enhanced ministry in church and society.

Careers

Students on the MLitt programme are provided the skills they need to succeed in an international job market, both academic and non-academic. 

Regular workshops, both general and subject-specific, in areas such as publishing, conference presentations, and job searches are offered by the School of Divinity and the University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Christology
  • The Doctrine of the Trinity
  • Guided Study in Divinity
  • History of Biblical Interpretation
  • A Selected Mediaeval Theologian
  • A Selected Modern Theologian

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good 2.1 undergraduate Honours degree in Theology or a closely related discipline.
  • CV
  • personal statement (optional)
  • sample of academic work in English (2,000 words)
  • two original signed academic references
  • academic transcripts and degree certificates 
  • evidence of English language proficiency (required if English is not your first language).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21390 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 21390 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10395 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10395 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for St Andrews

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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