Religion and Oriental Studies BA (Hons)

University of Oxford

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UCAS CODE VT69
The course in Religion and Oriental Studies offers students an in-depth understanding of a number of the world’s great religious traditions including Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam and Judaism. To engage with all the different aspects of the course, you will have to become something of a historian and a philosopher, a textual and literary critic, as well as an accomplished linguist. These disciplines together, not only enable students to appreciate the qualities of religions that can ... READ MORE

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Full time | St Benet's Hall (PPH) | 3 Years | OCT-21

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East & South Asian Stu..
WUSCA student ranking
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61st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
2nd
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Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21
Full Time
3 Years

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Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Theology and Religious Studies

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Theology and Religious Studies graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Theology and Religious Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

Entry requirements
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Source: HESA, 2018

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Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
French
47%
Mathematics
39%
History
37%
English Literature
36%
Classical languages
27%

Theology and Religious Studies

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Student rating ( 4.2) 809 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Oxford

38 St Giles Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3LN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  0.3 miles away

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