Jenny (England) – 2020

I read Theology as my first degree many years ago and had always maintained my interest  in relating my beliefs to contemporary problems. I started to feel strongly that I would like to study Theology again and looked for a course that would allow me to go more deeply into a variety of areas of … Read more Jenny (England) – 2020

Alison (England) – 2020

I heard about this course at St Andrews when my daughter studied there a few years ago.  Retirement afforded me the opportunity to realise one of my long held ambitions as a Christian, to study theology on the distance learning programme.  However, as a very mature student, at first I was daunted at the prospect … Read more Alison (England) – 2020

Paul (Germany) – 2020

After effectively retiring from a 37 year Engineering career I had the desire to study at a level that would challenge me in a discipline where I had interest, but relatively little knowledge. My search started towards the end of a 6 month volunteer placement in Tanzania which was influential in the choice of subject. … Read more Paul (Germany) – 2020

Hendrika (Hong Kong) – 2020

I came across this programme when I was looking for a Masters that would combine two of my interest: politics and theology. I decided to apply and the programme has exceeded my expectations! I have had the pleasure to learn more about surveillance, art and I am currently learning about hermeneutics. The programme has helped … Read more Hendrika (Hong Kong) – 2020

David (England) – 2020

Having the opportunity to study at the prestigious University of St Andrews, in the St Mary’s School of Divinity, has been a wonderful experience for me. The MLitt Bible and the Contemporary World course, in particular, has been especially useful because as a trained local preacher, with ministerial aspirations, I needed the tools to expand … Read more David (England) – 2020