Graduate Diploma in Theology GDTheol (Regulation 20)

The Graduate Diploma in Theology offers a general introduction to the disciplines of theology, and provides foundations for further study in theology.

Entry Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Six (6) units of study at postgraduate level

  • Three foundational units (in at least 2 Fields and three Disciplines)


  •  Three (3) elective units

Normal Duration:        1 – 3 years

Articulation:                Master of Theological Studies (MTS)

If, as part of the GDTheol, the candidate completed a 16,000 word minor thesis graded to at least 75% and a 75% average across the coursework components of the degree they may articulate to a research award: Master of Theology (Research) or MPhil, DTheol, PhD. If not, they can apply for candidature in the coursework Master of Theological Studies (MTS).