Finely honed skills in biblical languages are central to this programme’s engagement with the Bible, the world that produced it and its later readers. The programme will provide you with expert, in-depth study of the Hebrew Bible and New Testaments, the wider, ancient Near East, and related extra biblical literature, including the Dead Sea Scrolls and the scholarly methods for studying them.
You will be taught by leading academics whose research interests are in the fields of Hebrew Bible, Old Testament, New Testament, early Judaism and early Christianity.
A UK 2:1 honours degree with a mark of at least 65%, or its international equivalent, in theology/religious studies or a related field in which biblical studies features prominently. Previous study of at least one biblical language is required.
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences