Catholic Theology, Master 2 subject

  • 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?


Master of Arts
Winter- and summer semester
4 semesters
Classroom language

2-Subject Master

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 ...
it allows a subject-focused specialisation in the chosen branches of Catholic Theology.
It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields ...
  • Theology of Creation
  • Anthropology
  • Interdenominational and interreligious dialogue
  • Religious organisations
  • Christianity and Culture
  • Ritual in human society
Who is suited?
Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,
has: basic theological knowledge (subjects and methods of various theological disciplines)
enjoys: developing, presenting and conducting critical discourse of the research results in all theological disciplines
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • Catholic Theology
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in research and academia at universities
  • in adult education
  • in church organisations
  • in cultural institutions (e.g museums)
  • in the media industry (e.g. radio, television, publishing)
And else?
An internship ...

is mandatory. It is done during the degree course.
Duration: 4-5 weeks

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

Marcus Sommer-Krick
Building, Room: GA 7/34
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-22454
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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