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Religion and Theology MPhil

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Full time | Clifton Campus | 1 year | 27-SEP-21

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

27-SEP-21

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Religious Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Programme overview

MPhil: a standalone, one-year (full-time) research degree. Students will undertake their own research project, concluding in the submission of a 25,000 word dissertation. Students may have the option to audit units from our taught Masters courses if they are relevant to their research.

The department has a strong and innovative research culture, and includes leading researchers in the thought and practice of Buddhism, Christianity and Judaism. We use a wide range of linguistic, historical, philosophical and theological methods, and provide many opportunities for postgraduates to build a strong portfolio of skills and experiences in preparation for an academic career and professional life beyond university.

This research degree is also available via distance learning.

Careers

The majority of graduates from this programme develop careers as academics in secondary and higher education, while maintaining the capacity to undertake new and innovative research in the field of religion and theology.

Modules

Students will undertake their own research project, concluding in the submission of a 25,000 word dissertation.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£4,475

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£18,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

MPhil: An upper second-class degree (or international equivalent). Please note, acceptance will also depend on evidence of your readiness to pursue a research degree.