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Discover our innovative postgraduate programmes

Our dynamic research community develops new approaches to the study of religion

Postgraduate study

The Department of Religious Studies brings together leading researchers across a wide range of specialisms including biblical studies, Eastern and continental philosophy, and the sociology, anthropology and critical psychology of religion.

Our PhD programme allows you develop specialist knowledge and extend your research skills. Our Department has an exceptional track record in supporting advanced research training at doctoral and post-doctoral level. 

We have developed a major online training resource in advanced methods for the study of religion, as well as researching the contemporary moral landscape. 

Postgraduate courses