Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: April 30
Application fee: £90
Full-time
Intakes: September
International tuition: £13,100
Domestic tuition: £1,820

Program overview

Religion spans history, influences cultures and plays a major role in shaping today’s political landscape. It’s a subject that remains in the news constantly – in contexts ranging from discussions about marriage and gender identity to concerns about immigration and terrorist attacks. With all this in mind, it has never been more important to explore the many facets of religion, and understand the term’s meaning in a range of cultural contexts. Studying Religion at the University of Stirling gives you a chance to do all this. You’ll explore how the meaning of “Religion” differs around the world, and take a positive approach to considering how the term might be re-interpreted. The teaching team is dedicated to carrying out cutting-edge research into religion, and they feed their findings back into new books and papers – as well as your coursework. Through your studies, you’ll develop a keen analytical mind, as well as the valuable ability to understand other people’s point-of-view and understanding of the world.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

School leavers are required to complete a Foundation Year for entry to the University. SQA Advanced Highers: ABBB or equivalents. English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.0 with 5.5 in each skill Cambridge C1 Advanced (CAE) 169 overall with a minimum of 162 in each sub-skill Cambridge C2 Proficiency (CPE) 180 overall with a minimum of 162 in each sub-skill Pearson Test of English 54 overall with a minimum of 51 in each component IBT TOEFL 80 with no subtest less than 17 Trinity ISE II Pass overall and Pass in each sub-skill, ISE III Pass overall and in all sub-skills, ISE IV Pass overall and in all sub-skills

Career opportunities

From teaching at all levels, to social and political research, journalism, marketing and HR, a degree in Religion opens up a broad range of career opportunities. Stirling graduates with a Religion degree have gone on to a diverse range of careers as Religious Education teachers, Senior Lecturers, Freelance Journalists, Researchers and more. Other job roles where a Religion degree is useful include: Social Worker, Journalist, Community Development Worker, Charity Officer, Archivist and Civil Service Administrator.

Campus location

Stirling , United Kingdom

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