MF Norwegian School of Theology

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24 months
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Master of Theology at the MF Norwegian School of Theology provides insight into main topics and debates within Christian theology.


Key facts:

  • Master of Theology at the MF Norwegian School of Theology is a two-year programme that focuses on various theological subjects, and offers a solid understanding of Biblical Studies, Systematic Theology, and Church History.
  • In addition to in-depth knowledge in fields relevant for academic theological study and research, the programme also provides insight into the philosophy of science and methodological questions and experience in conducting independent scientific studies.
  • A Master of Theology prepares you for further academic research and contribute to your academic and interdisciplinary understanding. 


MF Norwegian School of Theology (1908) is an accredited Specialized University focusing on Theology, Religion, and Social Studies, located in Oslo. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The New Testament - Biblical Theology
  • Systematic Theology
  • Changing Mission - Main Issues in Missiology
  • Methodology: Texts and History (Old Testament, New Testament, Church History)
  • Methodology: Practical and Systematic Disciplines
  • Empirical research methods
  • Theology and Church in the South
  • Thesis for Master of Theology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree or a period of study comparable with a Norwegian Bachelor's degree from a recognized Higher Education institution.
  • Applicants who complete a bachelor degree before July 1st can apply, but the application will not be considered before the completed degree is documented with a diploma and transcript of records. All other necessary documentation must be received by the application deadline, including the required English language test results.
  • Specific requirements
  • The Bachelor degree must be in Theology or Religious Studies, with an average grade equivalent to Norwegian C level (British Second class, upper division).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

No tuition fee.

Application fee: NOK 500 (equals approx. 60 USD)


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