School of Divinity

Undergraduate study

Invest in your future and explore the many fascinating aspects of Theology and Religious Studies at the School of Divinity

Why study here?

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A welcoming community, extensive course choice, and a rare combination of tradition and cutting-edge research and teaching make the School of Divinity a world-class academic environment in which to pursue your undergraduate studies.

Degree programmes

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At the University of Edinburgh, honours degrees are designed to include four years of study to give you a broader and more flexible education. These allow you to try a range of subjects before specialising. Even if you know exactly what you want to do; you can study additional subjects and add depth to your education.

International information

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Information for prospective undergraduate international students, visiting undergraduates from other institutions, and current students as the University of Edinburgh wishing to study abroad.

Student community & support

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To enquire about any aspect of studying at the School of Divinity in the first instance please contact the University Undergraduate Admissions Office through their website below.

Money matters

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Financial information for undergraduate students in the School of Divinity.

Why study Theology and Religious Studies

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Ideas, texts, beliefs and actions: these are at the heart of theology and religious studies. Studying them gives you insight into humanity's history and its present, and develops key skills such as critical thinking and analytical writing.

What our students think

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The School of Divinity was rated at 94% for overall student satisfaction rate in the most recent National Student Survey.

Visit us

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If you are considering studying with us at the University of Edinburgh, it is always a good idea to arrange a visit to explore our campus and what we have to offer.

How to apply

Information on how to apply to one of our undergraduate degree programmes.

How to apply