Theology & Religious Studies

Organisation profile

Organisation profile

Theology & Religious Studies at King’s College London is a highly integrated multidisciplinary Department with research specialisms in:

  • Religion in Eastern Asia
  • Jewish Studies
  • Anthropology and Sociology of Religion
  • Biblical Studies
  • History of Christianity
  • Islamic Studies
  • Patristic Studies and the History of Theology
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Religion and the Arts
  • Theology

The Department also hosts the Middle East and Mediterranean Studies Programme, which specialises in historical, political, socio-economic and conflict-resolution facets of the Middle East/North Africa region. 

Across the range of these subdisciplines, our research is driven by a commitment to respond to a 21st century world coming to terms with its social, cultural and religious diversity, set within the context of College priorities of globalisation and public engagement. 


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