Undergraduate study - 2018 entry

MDiv Divinity - Graduate Entry

UCAS code: V630

Duration: 3 years

Delivery: Full-time

School: Divinity

College: Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Introducing MDiv Divinity - Graduate Entry

This graduate entry programme is for students who already hold a degree. It typically prepares candidates for professional ministry but may be studied by graduate students with an interest in Christian theology, who are planning to pursue careers in a variety of contexts.

Year 1

You will choose courses from a range offered in the subject areas of biblical studies, the history of Christianity, and theology and ethics.

Year 2

As Year 1, with the addition of some advanced courses.

Year 3

You will choose further advanced courses from your area(s) of interest and also write a dissertation on a subject of your choice, with the one-to-one supervision of an academic in the School.

Programme structure

Find out more about the compulsory and optional courses in this degree programme.

To give you an idea of what you will study on this programme, we publish the latest available information. However, please note this may not be for your year of entry, but for a different academic year.

Programme structure (2017/18)

Our facilities

Teaching takes place primarily in the School of Divinity, based in New College. You will also have access to all the University's libraries and computer facilities.

How will I learn?

Courses are taught through a combination of lectures, tutorials, seminars and online learning.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed in a variety of ways, including examinations, coursework, participation in seminars, presentation of your work and an honours dissertation.

Our graduates pursue a wide range of careers within a variety of settings, including the creative arts, industry, non-governmental organisations, finance, teaching, management, administration, the ministry, the armed forces, government, counselling and the voluntary sector.

Many of our students go on to study for postgraduate qualifications, including masters and doctorates.

This graduate entry programme is for students who already hold a degree.

For more information about entry requirements, please contact the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Admissions Office.

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Admissions Office

You must provide evidence that your written and spoken English is at a level that will enable you to succeed in your studies.

English language tests

If English is not your first language, you must have one of the following qualifications as evidence of your spoken and written English:

  • IELTS Academic module overall 6.5 with 5.5 in each component
  • TOEFL-iBT 92 or above with 20 in each section
  • Cambridge English: Advanced or Proficiency overall 176 with 162 in each component
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic): Total 61 with at least 51 in each "Communicative Skills" section
  • Trinity ISE: ISE II with a distinction in all four components

About English language requirements

SQA and GCSE

For SQA and GCSE students, unless a higher level is specified in the stated entry requirements, a pass is required in English at the following grades or higher:

  • SQA National 5 Grade C
  • SQA Standard Grade 3
  • SQA Intermediate 1 Grade A
  • SQA Intermediate 2 Grade C
  • GCSE Grade C or 4
  • IB Standard Level Grade 5

This information is part of a government initiative to enhance the material that higher education institutions provide about their degree programmes.

It is one of many sources of information which will enable you to make an informed decision on what and where to study.

Please note that some programmes do not have Unistats data available.

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees for MDiv Divinity - Graduate Entry

Additional costs

None.

Funding

For more information on how much it will cost to study with us and the financial support available see our fees and funding information.

Fees and funding

More information

How to apply

School: Divinity

College: Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences