Department of Theology and Religious Studies

Theology and Religious Studies undergraduate degrees (BA Hons)

We offer you the opportunity to study a range of theological ideas and traditions.

  • We offer a broad range of interests, with particular strengths in philosophy of religion and ethics, Christian theology and culture, biblical studies, religious history, Islam and Judaism.
  • We lead the way in using videos to enhance theological study.
  • Develop key employability skills that equip you for a diverse range of roles.
  • Highly ranked in independent surveys.

Our degrees


How we help you learn

The department is a great learning atmosphere full of friendly professionals. The eclectic research of the department can bring you into contact with literature, history, archaeology, art history and continental philosophy - something for all students of the programme.

Jack Murphy, BA Theology and Philosophy  


Supporting your studies

Personal tutors

A member of staff from your Department that:

  • provides general support for your academic life
  • gives you the opportunity to raise concerns and discuss issues
  • supports you with personal issues.

Find out more about personal tutors.


Peer mentors

An existing student from your Department who helps you settle in, get to know your peers and advise on student life.

Find out more about our peer mentoring.

There are some issues that fall between what friends can help with and what you are willing to ask a lecturer you have never met before, and the Peer Mentoring scheme fills that gap perfectly. 

Costanza Bergo, BA Art History


Beyond your course


How we're ranked by independent surveys

100% 'overall satisfaction' in National Student Survey 2016.



Department of Theology and Religious Studies

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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