Catholic Theology offers a wide range of analysis with the bible, church history, philosophical traditions - but also with the present, with ethnical and sociological questions. The degree programme introduces in the development of the Christian faith and the ecclesiastical life in the horizon of the mental, social, cultural and religious frameworks in history and present.

Students will gain the ability for a scientific knowledge of theological judgement and are qualified for a various of professional fields: for the priesthood and other professions in the service of the Church, as theological professionals in ecclesiastical and non-ecclesiastical institutions as well as in the scientific sector.


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Expiring version of the curriculum

  • The version 2011 of the diploma programme in Catholic Theology is expiring on 30th november 2021.
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