We are a small, friendly department, and accept around 40 students a year onto our single- and joint-honours courses. Our teaching is informed directly by the research undertaken by our academics, providing you with the latest critical thought from our leading experts.
Our courses focus on the study of the Bible, Judaism, Christianity, Hinduism, and Buddhism, with aspects of Islam, the Philosophy of Religion, and Chinese religions also explored.
The staff have been excellent, I’ve gotten to know everybody here by first name. They’re all so lovely and warm-hearted and will go the extra mile to help you, recognising if you need extra support.
Rebecca Hornsby, BA Theology and Religious Studies (2013)
Professor Carolyn Muessig and former BA student Jess Cheetham discuss how their exploration of 'the body and theology' has led to a fruitful academic path for Jess.