Religion plays a significant role in societies globally, but the religious landscape is changing. Art and popular culture is full of references to religion and mythology and often public debate addresses issues like ‘identity’ and ‘cultural heritage’.
Master in religion, culture and society addresses the content and function that religion and worldview has today both socially and culturally, in research and in the lives of human beings. This both gives a broad overview and in-depth knowledge about global, national and local perspectives.
- Courses from VID
Religion and Representation
Religion, Identity and Belonging
Religion and Climate Change
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
Applicants with foreign education: Deadline 1 March
DisciplinesReligious Studies & Theology Christian Studies
A Bachelor´s degree, which includes at least 80 ECTS credits in religion related topics is required. 30 of the 80 ECTS credits must be at advanced level.
All students are required to pay a semester fee of NOK 740 ($83) per semester.
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