Information regarding the war against Ukraine

Information to the university family during the war in Ukraine

Catherine Gibson has a new book published with Oxford University Press

Catherine Gibson, a research fellow in Church History, has a new book published with Oxford University Press.

About the School

The main focus of the school is research and education in theology and religious studies. The school tries to build upon longstanding traditions as well as adapt to the modern world around it, creating an intricate, but productive environment for present and future development. Until 2015, the school was called the Faculty of Theology

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Exchange opportunities

PhD Studies


Currently there are four main fields of study at the school. Each of these study fields has multiple faculty members working on it together with PhD students.

History and the present of religiosity

Church History

Religious History of the Middle East and the Bible

Contemporary Christian faith and practice


Our blog contains popular science overviews of our research and information about what’s happening in the fields of theology and religious studies. Occasionally we also post in English.

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Faculty of Arts and Humanities offers many interesting and stimulating optional courses which are open for all students of the University of Tartu.
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Research Center of Ancient Near Eastern and Mediterranean Cultures is organizing an international conference "ICAEM 2022: Making Lists in the Ancient World: Memory, Status, Identity" from 3 to 5 June.
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Until October 2022, all UT members can take one free Coursera course. Students can also use it towards the completion of their curriculum if they wish.