Philosophy and Theology

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Studying Philosophy and Theology allows you to develop logical reasoning and critical thinking skills, and understand the cultural contexts and intellectual underpinning of religious traditions.

Course Resources

Here are some general resources related to Philosophy and Theology.


Overview πŸ”— 🌟 A good overview of the course with an outline of its structure, entry requirements, and more.

Faculty Website πŸ”— 🌟 Includes a link to FAQs from previous applicants, information and opportunities for individuals, and much more.

Course Brochure πŸ”— Provides a term and papers breakdown for all three undergraduate theology and religion-related degrees.

Alternative Prospectus πŸ”— An overview written by students on the Philosophy and Theology course.

More things to explore

Student Perspective video πŸ”— Philosophy and Theology undergraduate at Pembroke College answers β€œWhy did you choose to study Philosophy and Theology?”

Student Perspective πŸ”— 🌟 A student from Jesus College writes about their experience studying Philosophy and Theology.

Studying Theology at St John's College video πŸ”— 🌟 Professor Katherine Southwood (Tutorial Fellow in Theology and Religion,) talks about studying Theology.

Application Resources

All candidates must take the Philosophy Test πŸ”— as part of their application, and information about it can be found here.

Video on the Philosophy Test πŸ”— 🌟 This video, produced by the Philosophy Faculty for the 2020 Virtual Open Day, provides an introduction to the Philosophy Test.

InsideUni Philosophy and Theology interview experiences πŸ”— 🌟 Current students talk about their interview experience, as well as sharing some tips. We’re biased, but we think they’re useful!