University of Glasgow

Theology and Religious Studies


University of Glasgow

University Avenue

Glasgow, Scotland

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

We offer MRes, MPhil, MLitt and PhD in Theology and Religious Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our PhD is 3 years full-time and 5 years part-time. You will be expected to produce original work that makes a significant contribution to knowledge in, or understanding of, your field of study, and a PhD thesis of 70,000 – 100,000 words. Topics in which we would welcome postgraduate research include: • biblical studies • systematic theology – including interreligious theory and hermeneutics • literature, theology and the arts • gender, sexuality and the body • religion, culture and critical theory • bioethics • Hinduism/Buddhism • Islamic studies • Practical theology. Some examples of our current research projects include: • image, alterity and artistic production in modern Jewish thought • the language of theology in China and the West: research consortium between University of Glasgow, Renmin University Beijing and the Chinese University of Hong Kong • sense over sectarianism • technology and religion: structural affinities and cultural challenges • the THIRD MIND: American artists contemplate Asia 1860-1989.



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

In State Tuition (per year): 3800 GBP

Out State Tuition (per year): 13000 GBP

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