Religion and Theology undergraduate courses


Religion and Theology single honours

Religion and Theology joint honours

Liberal Arts

The department also contributes to the following multidisciplinary courses:


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.

Why study religion and theology at Bristol?

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)

Helping students find their voice

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.

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