The Faculty of Theology and Religion is one of the leading theological institutions in South Africa and in Africa at large. It is known for its quality research, relevant teaching and learning programmes, and community engagement, especially through its Centres.
The University of Pretoria has the oldest fully-fledged Faculty of Theology and Religion in South Africa, and our Faculty is rated first in Africa and 14th in the world in terms of research impact. This is proof of the high standard at which theology is practised at the University of Pretoria and the fact that academic excellence is a non-negotiable trait of the Faculty.
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- Dogmatics and Christian ethics
- Science of religion and missiology
- Church history
- New Testament studies
- Old Testament studies
- Practical theology
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesReligious Studies & Theology Christian Studies View 58 other Masters in Religious Studies & Theology in South Africa
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- BThHons degree or four-year BDiv degree or relevant qualification on at least NQF-level 8
- Greek and Hebrew passed at second-year level
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International4734 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4734 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
National2367 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2367 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
- SA and SADC countries citizens: From R39 605 to R52 115
- International: From R79 210 to R104 230
Living costs for Pretoria
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.