The Doctorate in Theology requires the writing of a thesis that forms a distinct contribution to theological learning, shows evidence of original research, and the exercise of critical and analytical abilities.
- A Specialised Graduate Diploma in Theology from the Institution, an MDiv, an MTS, each with a 12,000 word research essay graded to at least 75%, and a 75% average across the coursework component of the degree
- An MA(Theol) from the Institution, with a 12,000 word research essay graded to at least 75%
Structure: Thesis of 100,000 words
Every candidate for this degree must participate in eight hours of postgraduate seminars per year of candidacy.
Normal Duration: Minimum 4 years (4 years full-time, 8 years part-time)