King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Theology and Ministry

This programme has 3 component parts studied sequentially: a taught component consisting of modules on different aspects of theology, ministry and professional practice (e.g. systematic theology; biblical studies; sociology of religion; moral theology and empirical research methods for the study of ministry); the ministerial focused study looks at ministry in practice via an empirically based project; and the research-based thesis enables students to explore an aspect of theology and ministry of personal or professional interest.

Entry requirements

A Master's degree in a subject related to theology and ministry and 3 years' or equivalent experience in the practice of ministry; applicants with a Master's degree in a subject unrelated to theology and ministry are welcome.

Sponsorship information

A variety of bursaries and studentships are available from the School and the Department of Theology and Religious Studies.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Professional Doctorate Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Waterloo Campus Southwark SE1 8WA South East
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

Key information

Programme Director
Telephone number: 
020 7848 3089