Graduate Certificate in Divinity

University of Divinity

Course details

Level of study: Postgraduate


The Graduate Certificate in Divinity allows students to explore areas of interest in divinity and its associated disciplines. It serves as an introduction to the broad field of study of theology or philosophy and disciplines which are associated with them.

Course outcomes

Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Divinity

have knowledge of key concepts in one or more areas of divinity and associated disciplines

have basic research, analysis and communication skills applicable to postgraduate study

apply skills of interpretation to texts or concepts.

Course structure

Every course of study for the Graduate Certificate in Divinity consists of 72 points of Foundational or Elective units.

Pathways to future study

Graduates may proceed to a Graduate Diploma or Master’s degree by coursework.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
8,196 Per Year
Read more2,732 per standard unit; Application fee: 300
27 Feb 2023
31 Jul 2023
6 months
Read more6 Months full time

Self study / online (without attendance)
University of Divinity
21 Highbury Grove
Melbourne Victoria 3101

Entry criteria

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree, or an approved equivalent.

  • an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic) score of at least 6.5 with no individual band under 6.0.
  • a written Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL Academic) score of 550 with a Test of Written English (TWE) score of at least 4.5.
  • an internet-based TOEFL score of 79 with no less than 21 for Writing, 12 for Listening, 13 for Reading, 18 for Speaking.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) overall score of at least 58 and all PTE communicative skills scores of at least 50.
  • equivalent results in an English language test approved by the Academic Board


University of Divinity
21 Highbury Grove
Melbourne Victoria 3101
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