Doctoral Programmes Protestant Theology and Catholic Theology & PhD Programme Advanced Theological Studies | Curriculum

The curriculum provides information on the qualification profile, the requirements for admission, the structure of the doctorate and the number of ECTS credits which PhD candidates have to earn during their doctoral studies.

Curriculum & Fields of Doctoral Research

  • Curriculum for the PhD Programme in Advanced Theological Studies, the doctoral programme in Protestant Theology and the doctoral programme in Catholic Theology (enters into force from 1 October 2019 on)
  • Fields of Doctoral Research:
    • Advanced Theological Studies/Religious Education - Catholic Theology, PhD (794 145 011)
    • Advanced Theological Studies/Religious Education - Protestant Theology, PhD (794 145 041)
    • Protestant Theology, Dr.theol. (782 041)
    • Catholic Theology, Dr.theol. (780 011)

    Please note: The differentiation between Catholic Theology and Protestant Theology is in the PhD programme Advanced Theological Studies/Religious Education merely for administrative reasons! The study programme code is assigned depending on in which subject the supervisor is and has nothing to do with the previous studies of the doctoral candidate!

Please note

Information on specific administrative procedures (for instance how to register for the public presentation, which courses to do when etc.) for the doctoral programmes in Catholic Theology and  Religous Studies as well as for the PhD programme in Advanced Theological Studies you will find here.