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University of Nottingham: Religious Studies

Institution University of Nottingham
Department Department of Theology and Religious Studies
Telephone +44 (0) 115 951 5559
Study type Research


Combine your own research with insight from our advanced taught modules. This course is ideal if you are passionate about a research topic in theology but: - you want to develop your research skills or academic ability before committing to a PhD

  • you cannot commit to three years or more of research

  • your topic does not need three years of research

Main research areas We have particular strengths in the following areas: - Theology and Philosophy

  • Religion, Culture, and Ethics

  • Science, Technology, and Nature

  • Biblical Studies

  • Jewish Studies

  • Islamic Studies

Find out more about our key areas of research on our website:

Current research projects cover areas such as: - Hebrew Bible and New Testament

  • Hermeneutics

  • Islam and Politics

  • Jewish Philosophy

  • Philosophy of Religion

  • Philosophical Theology

  • Religion and Media

  • Religion and Technology

  • Theology and Continental Philosophy

  • Theology and Literature

  • Theology and Natural Science

Research staff Our diverse staff include theologians, sociologists, biblical scholars and philosophers so we can support your research with a range of different approaches and methodologies.

This degree is a companion to our Theology MRes. The difference is in your agreed area of research and the title of your award. The teaching and supervision arrangements are the same.

Master of Research - MRes

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