Explore faith through study
No other academic subject engages and changes you as does the study of theology.
Theology isn’t just about learning: it’s about doing. At St Augustine’s, you will look to stretch, affirm, guide and live your faith.
Whether you are studying theology or training for ordination, you’ll find your academic and spiritual home here at St Augustine’s.
Find out who you can become, in a place where you truly belong.
“What we shall be is yet to be revealed.”
1 John 3:2
Routes into theological study
What kind of learning journey will you embark upon at St Augustine’s? Begin by finding out which course or theology programme might suit you best.
Explore faith through study
Renew your joy and hope in God by deepening your understanding of Christian theology, practice and prayer.
We offer a diverse range of theology courses suitable for all academic backgrounds, from seasoned learners to curious beginners.
Even if school or university hasn’t been the best experience for you, we’ll support you to find your own study style and excel academically.
“My studies are making my foundations deeper and broader. I feel more confident and my faith is deeper and stronger despite (or perhaps because of) the inevitable challenge of studying theology!”
Katrina, an ordinand studying at St Augustine’s
Exciting, accessible learning
Discover theological study that encourages you to connect joyfully with God and the world around you.
Not sure if you’re ready to dive into a full degree programme? Find out what theological study is all about with our accessible taster modules.
Experience a flavour of theological study with a popular module in theology. Learn over a single term, studying in person or online.
Online Q&A for biblical studies taster module – 8th June
Taster Event – West Malling 9th June
Certificate in theology course Q&A session 19 June noon – 1pm
Your study experience
As a student of St Augustine’s, you can expect responsive support, helpful resources, and a lively community waiting to welcome you to your academic home.
Engaging in academic study can be both deeply rewarding and challenging at times. Our student support team are on hand to help you with:
Your studies are only one part of your St Augustine’s experience – make the most of every moment with the right support.
“The staff are always on hand for help; you can go to any one of them with an issue. They will consistently go the extra mile to offer personalised support. It’s a family here.”
an ordinand studying at St Augustine’s
Fees and funding
Once you’ve found the theological course that suits you as a theological student, take a look at our costs and pricing structure.
At St Augustine’s, we understand that the cost-of-living crisis has affected us all in some way. Finance shouldn’t be a barrier to theological study and, where possible, we’ll find a way to welcome all students into our learning community.
“Learning about our Christian faith changes us; learning to live that faith as the form of Christ in the world changes both us and the world.”
Rev Dr Alan Gregory
Principal of St Augustine’s College of Theology
About St Augustine’s College of Theology
St Augustine’s College of Theology is a bold, adventurous and welcoming community of learners, teachers and academics.
As a leading provider of non-residential education, we provide a spiritual home to those preparing for ordination in the Church of England as well as students engaged in independent theological study.
Through heartfelt study of Christian theology, we invite our students to dive into spiritual learning and explore the depths of their faith.