Welcome to the Faculty of Theology and Religion in the University of Oxford

Oxford has the largest department for the study of Theology and Religion in the UK, and is a leading international centre for teaching and research.

While the Faculty maintains its historic strengths in the study of the Bible, the history of Christianity, Theology, and Philosophy, it is now also a major centre for the study of world religions, the relation between religion and science, and the place of religion in public life.

Faculty News

Vacancy: Departmental Lecturer in Islam and the Study of Religion

The Faculty of Theology and Religion is seeking a Departmental Lecturer to play an active role in the teaching of existing undergraduate and graduate courses on Islam and Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion. The appointee will become part of a vibrant research environment and work closely with the Study of Religions group within the Faculty. The successful candidate will also be attached to Pembroke College.

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The Oxford Psalms Network

‘The Oxford Psalms Network’ has recently been selected as one of the Networks to be sponsored by TORCH.

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New Curriculum

Over the last few days, the new undergraduate curriculum in Theology and Religion, which will be rolled out from the coming academic year, has garnered considerable public attention.

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Address: Faculty of Theology and Religion, Gibson Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG.

For general enquiries, contact the General Administrator.
Telephone: +44 (0)1865 270790
E-mail: general.administrator@theology.ox.ac.uk

For enquiries about graduate admissions contact the Graduate Studies Administrator.
Telephone: +44 (0)1865 270714
E-mail: graduate.enquiries@theology.ox.ac.uk

For enquiries about undergraduate admissions, contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office.
Telephone: +44 (0)1865 288000
E-mail: undergraduate.admissions@admin.ox.ac.uk

For enquiries about outreach and access, contact the Schools Liaison Officer.
Telephone: +44 (0)1865 282353
E-mail: schools.liaison@theology.ox.ac.uk