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

Recognition of Distinction

The Faculty of Theology and Religion is proud to announce that Professor Mark Chapman and Professor Alison Salvesen have been awarded titles through the Recognition of Distinction programme.

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Doctor of Divinity

The Faculty of Theology and Religion is proud to announce that Professor Sue Gillingham has been awarded the degree of Doctor of Divinity

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Professor Lincicum and Dr Zahl receive Teaching Excellence Award

These nominations are made in recognition of the high calibre of Professor Lincicum and Dr Zahl’s teaching, and their important contributions to teaching of the New Testament.

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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