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Theology and Religion (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

University of Birmingham

36 months
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18810 GBP/year
4500 GBP/year
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About

At the Theology and Religion (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) course from University of Birmingham we offer promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in one of the UK’s largest and most diverse Departments of Theology and Religion.

Overview

We offer subject specialisms in Biblical studies, Christian theology, Islamic studies, Jewish and Holocaust studies, Pentecostal and Charismatic studies, Quaker Studies and Religion and society.

Career

Your Theology and Religion (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) course from University of Birmingham will provide excellent preparation for your future career, but this can also be enhanced by a range of employability support services offered by the University and the College of Arts and Law.

Birmingham's Theology graduates develop a broad range of transferable skills including familiarity with research methods; the ability to manage large quantities of information from diverse sources; the ability to organise information in a logical and coherent manner; the expertise to write clearly and concisely and to tight deadlines; critical and analytical ability; the capacity for argument, debate and speculation; and the ability to base conclusions on statistical research.

Programme Structure

Our main areas of research expertise, associated staff and PhD supervision areas are included in the links below for each research area:

  • Biblical studies
  • Christian theology
  • Islamic studies
  • Jewish and Holocaust studies
  • Pentecostal and Charismatic studies
  • Philosophical theology
  • Quaker Studies
  • Religion and society

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Our requirements for postgraduate research are dependent on the type of programme you are applying for:

  • For MRes and MA by Research programmes, entry to our programmes usually requires a good (normally a 2:1 or above) Honours degree, or an equivalent qualification if you were educated outside the UK, usually in a relevant area.
  • Applicants for a PhD will also need to hold a Masters qualification at Merit level or above (or its international equivalent), usually in a relevant area.

Any academic and professional qualifications or relevant professional experience you may have are normally taken into account, and in some cases, form an integral part of the entrance requirements.

If you are applying for distance learning research programmes, you will also be required to demonstrate that you have the time, commitment, facilities and experience to study by distance learning.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18810 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 18810 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • UK: £4,500 full-time; £2,250 part-time
  • International: £18,810 full-time; £9,405 part-time (distance learning only)

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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