King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Systematic Theology

This course offers the opportunity to study theology in depth; the course is rigorous and inclusive, and has a strong this-worldly focus; it places an emphasis on thinking through the place of theology in the contemporary world based upon its traditional resources; there is a compulsory module on revelation and reason; the course is suitable for those who wish to carry out research in theology or pursue a career in teaching, journalism or the church.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 Honours degree in theology; religious studies; related disciplines, or other relevant qualifications/experience; US applicants need GPA 3.3 or above; applicants without experience in the field should consider the graduate diploma, which is especially designed to ease the transition from another subject.

Course modules

Modules include: Philosophical theology; biblical theology; practical theology; historical theology; ethics and the arts; doctrine.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework, examination and a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Small grants (up to c. �2,000) awarded by the King�s Theological Trust to students in the department; two Walton Scholarships (approximately �4,500 each year), normally awarded to one full time MA student and one full time research student; otherwise AHRC, graduate school and school of arts & humanities scholarships and bursaries, self-funded.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 17,040 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 4,260 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 8,520 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

Key information

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts and Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Telephone number: 
020 7848 2765/2232