A 4-year Bachelor degree with Honours of at least Distinction level or equivalent in theology or an associated discipline.
There are two streams in the Master of Philosophy. All candidates must complete a postgraduate unit in Research Methodologies. The MPhil by major thesis requires submission for examination of a thesis of 40,000 words and the minor thesis requires completion of two postgraduate coursework units and submission for examination of a thesis of 25,000 words. A thesis submitted for the MPhil is examined by two examiners external to the University of Divinity.