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Hebrew and Old Testament Studies PhD, MPhil

University of Edinburgh

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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    The University of Edinburgh

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

The academic staff in this area can offer you research supervision in most areas of study related to the Hebrew Bible. The research interests of staff and graduate students cover pentateuchal and historical studies, poetry and prophecy, biblical theology and ethics, Hebrew language, Septuagint and targumic studies, and the Dead Sea Scrolls in their Hellenistic context.

You can find out more and identify a potential supervisor by looking at the School’s staff profiles, which give details of research interests and publications, and email addresses.

You are encouraged to contact a potential supervisor to discuss your research project before making a formal application.

You will study in a stimulating environment. The Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 ranked the School’s research environment at 100% world-leading / internationally excellent, second in the UK on this front in theology and religion. This outstanding result reflects the vibrancy of the School’s research culture.

Application deadline

31 August 2021

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 21,150per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    4th out of 15

    4th out of 29 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 226
    182 91%

    3rd

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75.0 75%

    2nd

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.66 73%

    12th

    4
  • Entry standards

    / Max 197
    157 84%

    6th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    95.0 95%

    1st

    10
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 81%

    17th

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