Catholic Theology, Magister Theologiae

  • What are the principles the Christian faith is built upon?
  • How were biblical texts created and what role do they play in the context of church, society and theology?
  • Which are the crucial dates pertaining to events of church and dogma history?
  • How is Revelation to be regarded in the light of reason?
  • Which are the requirements, chances and limits of religious learning in the family, school and community?


Magister Theologiae
Winter- and summer semester
10 semesters
Classroom language

2-Subject Bachelor Programme

This degree programme requires a second subject for which advanced knowledge of German language is mandatory.
Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Application information for international applicants

Application information for international applicants

What's it all about?
This degree programme is unique, because ...
as a so-called full-time degree programme, it provides multi-faceted and comprehensive theological education.
It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields ...
  • Biblical Theology
  • Historical Theology
  • Systematic Theology
  • Philosophical and theological boundaries
  • Applied Theology
  • Interdisciplinary and interreligious issues
Who is suited?
Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,
has: basic religious knowledge
enjoys: diversity, complexity and the interdisciplinary character of Catholic Theology
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in pastoral care and parish work
  • in research and academia at universities
  • in adult education
  • in the media industry
  • in the publishing industry
And else?
An internship ...

is mandatory. It is done during the degree course.

Studying abroad ... is recommended.
Where do I find help?
Academic advisory office

Miriam Pawlak
Building, Room: GA 6/149
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Katholische Theologie
Building, Room: GA 6/40
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-22255
Website Fachschaft

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