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. Of particular importance is the course handbook πŸ”— 🌟 which gives lots of detailed information about the course and academic life in Oxford more broadly.

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?”

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.

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!