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MABiblical Studies Research

Tuition fee £16,000 per year
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This course will prepare you for further research at MPhil/PhD level and is ideal if you’ve already decided to pursue an academic career or you want to be a professional researcher.

We’ll give you training in research methods, then you’ll work with your supervisor to formulate a research topic and complete a 12,000–15,000-word dissertation.

The rest of your coursework is up to you. You might choose to develop your language skills in Hebrew, Greek, French or German. Or you could focus more on the postcolonial and contemporary cultural aspects of biblical studies.

Programme structure

Core modules

Research Methods in Biblical Studies

Optional modules

The list includes:

Issues in Cultural Studies and the Bible
Issues in Religion, Theology and the Bible
The Bible and the Arts
Religion in an Age of Terror
Selected Hebrew Bible Texts in Context
Selected New Testament Texts in Context
Christian Theology


Interactive lectures
Supervised research



Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States