King’s is home to a large, vibrant Department of Theology & Religious Studies, with special expertise in Islam, Judaism and Christianity and a variety of contemporary religious movements.
The Department is ranked joint third in the UK for world-leading and internationally excellent research.
The teaching makes the most of London’s rich religious culture, incorporating many places of worship and the collections of the British Museum.
King's central location offers easy access to numerous libraries across London.
Students develop key transferable skills which can lead to a variety of different careers.
A Religion, Politics & Society degree at King's College London will equip you with key transferable skills in critical analysis, argument and communication that are indispensable in a wide variety of occupations.
King’s students go on to careers in: government, the Civil Service, non-government organisations, social services, the caring professions, charities, law, the City, academia, PR and advertising, journalism and the media, entertainment and the arts, the church and other religious organisations.
Recent graduates from Theology and Religious Studies have found employment as an Insight Manager at ISPUN, a Sales Executive at an Events company, a PR Assistant, a Research Ethics Co-ordinator at the National Research Ethics Service, a Researcher, at the Houses of Parliament, a Trainee Accountant, a Children/ Family Worker at Regents Trust, a Publishing Assistant at Allison and Busby, a Research Assistant at Tyndale House and a Company Director at a Musical Entertainment company
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- Introduction to the Sociology of Religion
- Introduction to the Anthropology of Religion
- Introduction to Religion & Politics
- The Anthropology of Dreams, Visions and Shamanism
- Religion, Politics & Global Media
- New Religious Movements in Global Perspective
- 36 months
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DisciplinesInternational Relations Sociology Religious Studies & Theology View 127 other Masters in Religious Studies & Theology in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
International19800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
EU/EEA9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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