School of Theology and Religious Studies

Programs under School of Theology and Religious Studies

The United Church of Zambia University is offering a wide range of programs in the School of Theology and Religious Studies.

Master of Theology – 2 years

Unlock profound insights into theology with our comprehensive Master of Theology program, spanning over 2 years. Dive deep into the study of religious beliefs, practices, and traditions under the guidance of renowned theologians. Our curriculum is designed to equip you with advanced knowledge in theological studies and critical thinking skills. Join a vibrant academic community and engage in meaningful discussions that will enhance your understanding of diverse theological perspectives. Embark on a transformative journey towards becoming an expert in theology with our esteemed Master of Theology program.

Bachelor of Theology – Ministerial (training to be clergy or Church worker) (Full-Time/Distance) – 4 years.

Embark on a transformative journey with our Bachelor of Theology program, specializing in Ministerial studies. Whether you choose to study full-time or through distance learning, this 4-year program is designed to equip you for a career as clergy or church worker. Gain practical skills and theological knowledge that are essential for serving your community and congregation effectively. Our comprehensive curriculum covers a wide range of subjects relevant to ministry, preparing you for the challenges and rewards of religious leadership. Join us in shaping future leaders in the field of theology and making a positive impact on society.

Bachelor of Theology – Honours in collaboration with North-West University in South Africa (Distance studies) – 2 years

Earn your Bachelor of Theology with Honours through our partnership with North-West University in South Africa. This program allows you to study through distance learning, providing flexibility for your schedule. Over the course of 2 years, you will delve into theological studies and deepen your understanding of various religious concepts. Our collaboration with a prestigious university ensures a high-quality education and internationally recognized degree upon completion. Join us on this academic journey towards honing your theological knowledge and skills.

Bachelor of Theology in Chaplaincy (Defense and Security forces) (Full-Time/Distance) – 4 years.

Our Bachelor of Theology in Chaplaincy (Defense and Security Forces) program is a specialized 2-year degree designed for individuals seeking to provide spiritual support within military and security settings. This unique program combines theological education with practical training to equip students with the necessary skills to serve as chaplains in demanding environments. Students will explore topics such as ethics, counseling, religious diversity, and leadership within the context of defense and security forces. Our experienced faculty members bring real-world experience to the classroom, ensuring that students receive relevant and up-to-date instruction. Graduates of this program will be prepared to offer compassionate care, moral guidance, and spiritual counsel to those serving in challenging roles within the defense and security sectors.