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Study of World Religions

The Study of World Religions MPhil Pathway and Modules

The study of world religions area encompasses a range of different religious traditions (including Judaism, Christianity, Islam, and Hinduism). Some of its modules focus on a single religious tradition, while others take a more comparative approach.



Law and the Gentiles

Varieties of Hindu
Devotional Experience

Before the Qur’an:
Texts, monuments, perceptions

[This module will not be offered in 2018-19]

The Ark of Noah and the Cosmic Covenant (Roman Catacomb) © Leonid Plotkin, from the photo book Nostalgia for Eternity (Niyogi Books, 2018) The pre-Islamic (Nabatean) site of Mada’in Salih, north-west Saudi Arabia