Postgraduate Diploma in Theology

Laidlaw College Incorporated

Subject area

Religious Studies



1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The primary purpose of this programme is to provide advanced theological training for those who have already completed a recognised Bachelors' level or a Graduate Diploma qualification in theology or ministry. This could include those preparing for a research or academic career, those wanting to be further equipped for their specific vocation (e.g. ministers), those developing theological depth and integration within their own profession, or those who are pursuing further theological study for their own interest.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A completed undergraduate degree, or higher, in an appropriate discipline with a minimum grade average of 7.0 (B) in courses of the qualifying undergraduate programme equivalent to NZQA levels 6 and 7. English Language Requirement: IELTS 7.0 with minimum of 7.0 in writing.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,733 $7,733
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,558 $8,558
Total $16,291 $16,291

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (09) 836 7800
Phone: (09) 836 7800
Fax: (0800) 999777

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