PhD - PhD in Theology - Durham/VST
VST has partnered with the Department of Theology and Religion at Durham University in the United Kingdom to deliver a PhD program in Vancouver. The Department of Theology and Religion at Durham is ranked third in the world by QS University Ranking. It is a department that is thoroughly engaged with the church through St John’s College and Cranmer Hall, where candidates are prepared for Anglican Ministry. This program, while suited to those with an academic vocation, is also suited for the clergy and other leaders who want theological depth and interdisciplinary research for the practice of ministry. The degree is granted by Durham University through the department of theology and religion.
Students in this PhD program must plan for a trip to Durham within the first year to be oriented to a research PhD Periodic engagement with both advisors, the Durham advisor online, is required to keep research on track.
To familiarize yourself with the department of Theology and Religion and Durham, visit https://www.dur.ac.uk/theology.religion/
Please note: residency requirements are met through meetings with your VST advisor, and your Durham advisor online. Additional scholarship funding is available through VST up to $5,000.00 a year. A list of funds and foundations that support doctoral students in theology is available through the financial aid office.