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MDiv Master of Divinity

The Master of Divinity is a primary theological degree for students with a degree in another area.

The Master of Divinity enables students to apply an advanced body of knowledge in divinity and its associated disciplines in ministry contexts. Students broaden their knowledge and skills to prepare them for professional practice and further learning.

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  • DurationThree years full-time or up to nine years part-time
  • Structure18 postgraduate units, including 1 capstone or research unit
  • Fees$2,400 per unit
  • Admission CriteriaSuccessful completion of an undergraduate degree.
  • Admission DatesAdmissions for first semester 2018 close on Friday 16 February 2018. Admissions for second semester 2018 close on Friday 20 July 2018.

The Master of Divinity is an AQF Level 9 Masters Degree. It is
- fully accredited through the University of Divinity
- qualifies for Austudy and FEE-HELP assistance
- available to overseas students (CRICOS Code 042692G)
- available online and on campus

Research Units, Research Essay and Research Project units are available. Any plans to do such units must be discussed with the Dean at least two months prior to commencement.

The Salvation Army personnel may be eligible for finanacial assistance through the Course Assistance Board (CAB). Interested applicants should submit a signed CAB Form to All submitted CAB forms must be signed by the line manager/division to demonstrate the support of the applicant's department/corps/division. 

Application for the Master of Divinity is made to the Registrar. The Registrar can be contacted on +61  03 9847 5400 and by email at

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Master of Divinity summary information (opens to the external University of Divinity site)



Graduates who have completed a Research Essay at a specified standard may be eligible for admission to a higher degree by research.

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