University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Religions and Theology

The programme provides students with the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of these fields; it stresses a broad, interdisciplinary and comparative approach; courses are taken from across the offerings within the discipline and beyond; courses in Religions and Theology cover a wide range of topics, including subject oriented choices in: Biblical studies; Jewish studies; Christian studies; and south Asian studies; and method oriented courses in philosophy, gender studies, hermeneutics, political theory and more.

Entry requirements

Applicants require: PhD: a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree plus a Master's qualification in a related subject area, or its overseas equivalent; MPhil: a 1st or 2.1 Honours in a related subject area, or its overseas equivalent; IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 575 (paper-based) or 233 (computer-based).

Sponsorship information

AHRC; ESRC studentships (UK and EU students only); URS studentship (home and overseas); ORS awards (overseas students only); SAHC studentships; the Mark Gibbs Bursary; and occasional studentships in Jewish Studies.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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