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Divinity

Postgraduate
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The degree of Bachelor in Divinity is a higher degree awarded on the basis of examination and thesis. Appropriately qualified candidates, accepted for the degree must complete an examination in eight papers and a thesis of 40,000 words within five years. Candidates study independently for the examination, but may obtain advice and a bibliography on each subject from the School of Religion.

Is This Course For Me?
The B.D. in Divinity is aimed at those with a degree in Theology, a Divinity Testimonium, or a Professional Diploma in Theology wishing to prepare to enter the ministry or a spiritual leadership role.

Award Name Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)
NFQ Classification Major
Awarding Body University of Dublin
NFQ Level Level 8 NFQ
Award Name NFQ Classification Awarding Body NFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ) Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
Course Provider:
Location:
Dublin City Centre
Attendance Options:
Part time
Qualification Letters:
B.D.
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Duration

5 Year(s) Part Time

Entry Requirements

Hold a degree in Theology from Trinity College Dublin, or other university approved by the University Council; OR
Hold a degree in any subject from Trinity College Dublin or other university approved by the University Council and a Divinity Testimonium or a Professional Diploma in Theology from Trinity College Dublin; OR
Hold a degree in any subject from Trinity College Dublin or other university approved by the University Council and pass a qualifying examination. Details of the qualifying examination may be obtained directly from the School of Religion.

Careers / Further progression

Career Opportunities
Graduates have pursued careers as religious educators, counsellors, pastors and authors and often go on to further study or research.

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Further information

Next Intake: March 2024 / September 2024

Closing Date 31st July 2024

Telephone Number
+353 (0)1 8964772

Email
srpostgrad@tcd.ie

Website
www.tcd.ie/religion/postgraduate/pgstudiesreligion

Course Provider:
Location:
Dublin City Centre
Attendance Options:
Part time
Qualification Letters:
B.D.
Apply to:
Course provider