Graduate School

Graduate School of Theology Objectives

Based upon its founding principles, and in accordance with the Fundamental Law of Education and the School Education Act, Tokyo Christian University (TCU) Graduate School of Theology aims to contribute to the peace and development of church and society through educating Christian women and men in scholarly theory and praxis in the theological disciplines. TCU aims to accomplish this through cultivating deep learning and outstanding levels of competency and character in women and men to serve as church ministry professionals (pastors, missionaries, evangelists, ministers of education, etc.), theological researchers, and theological educators who have acquired highly advanced and professional levels of expertise in their fields.

Tokyo Christian University Graduate School of Theology, Division of Theological Studies

Degrees Offered Standard Period Language of Instruction Time of Entrance

Master of Arts in Theology 

  • Church Ministry
  • Advanced Research
2 years Japanese April
Doctor of Philosophy in Theological Studies 3 years Japanese / English April / August