Undergraduate students at Oxford’s Faculty of Theology and Religion belong to a large and vibrant community at the top ranked Theology Department in the UK and Europe and the second ranked worldwide (2023 QS World Rankings). Students explore different subjects, develop a variety of skills, indulge diverse interests and enthusiasms and proceed to a range of careers following graduation.
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Theology is an ancient intellectual discipline, with continuing and momentous social significance around the world today. Students gain an understanding of the intellectual underpinning of religious traditions, and of the social and cultural contexts for religious belief and practice.
BA in Religion and Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
The course in Religion and Asian and Middle Eastern Studies offers students an in-depth understanding of a number of the world’s great religious traditions including Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam and Judaism.