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Bachelor of Arts (Tripos)

The Tripos in Theology, Religion, and Philosophy of Religion* is the undergraduate BA programme in the Faculty of Divinity. This part of the web site contains information of use to current students. There is also a page of suggestions for reading that students might wish to look at before they arrive. 

Detailed official information about the degree can be found in the Ordinances of the University of Cambridge, chapter 4, §33.

These pages contain information for current students. If there is anything you can't find here or on CamTools, please pop in to the Faculty Office and speak to Karen or Sophia, or email

If you not currently a student in the Faculty but are are thinking of studying Theology, Religion and Philosophy of Religion with us, please look at the pages for Prospective Undergraduates. If you have any questions about applying to study at Cambridge then please get in touch with Laura Jeffrey, Outreach Officer 


*The new title will apply to all students applying in 2016 and starting the course on or after 1 October 2017. Candidates starting the course prior to that date will continue to take papers under the title of Theological and Religious Studies.


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