Theology, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Semester)
    Tuition (Semester)
  • French
The Master of Theology is a 120-credit programme offered jointly by the University of Geneva and the University of Lausanne. In order to satisfy the increasing demand for flexibility, a distance learning option is now available: students can decide whether to take each course in the classroom or via our interactive internet platform.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


Out of the 7 areas of study in theology, students select 6 and complete a programme of 12 credits within each area.

With the 18 remaining elective course credits, students can reinforce their general training in theology (for example via courses in the 7th area) or specialise in one or two of the proposed areas of study.

Areas Of Study:
  • Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
  • New Testamen
  • History of Christianity
  • Systematic theology
  • Ethics
  • Practical theology
  • Religious studies

The Master’s courses are taught in the classroom or via a distance-learning platform, at the University of Geneva or the University of Lausanne.

Programme Structure

For more information, please visit programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Partnership
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Academic Requirements

A Bachelor of Theology or equivalent degree.

Tuition Fee Per Semester

  • EUR 459 International
  • EUR 459 EU/EEA
  • Tuition fee is 500 CHF per semester.


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