King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Biblical Studies (Language and Literature or Theology)

This course can be pursued via 2 pathways; the Language and Literature pathway includes critical study of the Hebrew Bible and/or New Testament in the historical and literary contexts out of which they arose, engaging in questions at the forefront of the scholarly discipline; a biblical language is compulsory and can be studied at introductory or advanced level; the Theology pathway includes engagement with the theological interpretation of the Bible, and the study of Christian doctrine as it has developed in constant interplay with biblical interpretation.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.1 or overseas equivalent) in a relevant subject; suitable background acquired by informal routes is also considered.

Sponsorship information

1 scholarship per year by King�s College London Theological Trust to a student from a country where the opportunity to pursue a Theology degree is not normally available and for whom sources of finance are not available; the student must already have been accepted by the department; the Trust additionally makes a number of minor grants to students; 2 Walton Scholarships each approx �4,500 per year.


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