Doctor of Philosophy in Biblical and Theological Studies
A contextually relevant and globally functional, scholarly program.
About the Programme
The PhD in Biblical and Theological Studies programme is solidly based on the Seventh-day Adventist philosophy of wholistic education, emphasizing the effective integration of faith and learning. The programme applies biblical, historical, educational, linguistic, theological, philosophical, ethical, missiological, pastoral, and evangelistic instruction to the academic research in the educational context. Practical scholarly experience is a vital part of this programme.
The foundations of the PhD programme are built on the principles taken from Scripture and world-class resources concerning the specializations of the given programme. It will promote sound methods of biblical, historical, missiological, theological and philosophical scholarship and spread these principles through publications, lectureships, conferences, and symposiums. This will equip the reflective practitioner and ground his/her knowledge to African realities without neglecting the competencies needed for global scholarship.
As the final result will be graduates, who are contextually relevant and globally functional. Such graduates will be able to share effective academic leadership on the local level in their communities and countries.
What You May Become?
- Passionate Biblical scholar
- Ethical Bible researcher
- Professional Theological educator
- Old Testament
- New Testament
- Systematic Theology
Duration of the Programme
- Full Time – Four Years
- Part Time – Four Years