Heythrop College, University of London

Course Introduction

This course is aimed specifically at students who wish to go on to do research at MPhil or PhD level on some aspect of Pastoral Theology and provides a foundation for further research in Pastoral Theology. The degree is a good foundation for further research, at Heythrop or elsewhere.

Course Modules

Modules include: Research methods in pastoral theology; foundations of pastoral theology; religion context and crisis; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) in theology and/or religious studies; for applicants whose 1st language is not English, the College requires: IELTS score of at least 6.5, with no less than 6.5 in each of listening, speaking, reading and writing; TOEFL internet based test score of 92 with no less than 23 in each of listening, speaking, reading and writing; Pearson Test of English Academic score of 60 overall with no less than 55 in any component.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £11,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MRes £5,725  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MRes £2,350  Academic year. First year home fees