At a Glance
History research at Aberdeen is rated top in Scotland for its impact and 2nd in the UK, in the latest UK Research Excellence Framework (Ranked by Times Higher Education based on REF 2014 GPA scores), with teaching rated ‘Highly Satisfactory’ in the last national quality assessment, and student satisfaction of 95%.
You’ll be enthused and inspired by teachers who are leaders in their fields, with expertise as diverse as medieval Scandinavia, early-modern Poland and modern East Asia, and enthralled by our wonderful collections of historic treasures collected by distinguished alumni over the centuries.
In Theology & Religious Studies you’ll gain a sound understanding of the major religious traditions of the world, including their historical development and contemporary importance, with a special focus on Christian faith, life and doctrine in its historical, institutional and contemporary context.
You’ll study biblical languages, the history of the church in the west, the Reformation in Scotland, the role of religion in ethical and political debates, and religious aspects of disability.
As a graduate of the History and Theology and Religious Studies programme of the University of Aberdeen you’ll have the specialist and the transferable academic skills to be highly employable in a wide range of roles including church ministry and administration, media and journalism, public service, charities, NGO and international affairs, business, publishing, and education.
- Making History
- Thinking History
- History of Medicine
- Romantic Revivals: Medievalism, C. 1790 - 1890
- Italian Mural Painting and the Making of Visual Cultures, 1400 - 1500
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesHistory Religious Studies & Theology Liberal Arts View 114 other Bachelors in Religious Studies & Theology in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Standard: AABB
- Minimum: BBB
- Adjusted: BB
- Standard: BBB
- Minimum: BBC
- Adjusted: CCC
- 32 points, including 5, 5, 5 at HL
Irish Leaving Certificate
- 5H with 3 at H2 AND 2 at H3
English Language Requirements
International18000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18000 GBP per year during 48 months.
National1820 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
- RUK Students fee - £9,250 per year
Living costs for Aberdeen
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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