School of Divinity
Video: Divinity – Undergraduate Video
This is the Undergraduate Promotional video for the School of Divinity.

About Us

Thinking of studying with us? Find out why our Students love studying at the School of Divinity and what makes Edinburgh such a special place.  Take a virtual tour and explore our beautiful buildings located in the heart of Edinburgh. 

Talk to a current student

Chat to a student from the School of Divinity

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We would like to hear your views on a potential new postgraduate opportunity in Buddhist Studies. Take the survey now!

Head shot Jeremy Carette

Professor Jeremy Carrette joined us as the Head of School, from the University of Kent where he was Professor of Philosophy, Religion and Culture and Dean for Europe.

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News and events at the School of Divinity.

Latest news | Events | Seminars | New College magazine |

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Find out what some of our current students and recent graduates have said about life here at New College.

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If you are fascinated by big ideas, by the way people's beliefs influence the way they live then Theology and Religious Studies are the subjects for you.

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Invest in your future and explore the many fascinating aspects of religion and theology at the School of Divinity.

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Further your interests and develop your skills through the diverse programmes available at graduate level.

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A programme for graduates that want to develop knowledge in Theology and Religious Studies.

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Creative thought and world-class academic staff underpin our research. Explore our wide range of projects.

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The School of Divinity's EDI policies, initiatives, and relevant information.

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Check out our official social media and video accounts to keep up to date with what's happening in New College.