University of Fort Hare Theology

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University of Fort Hare Theology

University of Fort Hare Theology

If you’re passionate about exploring the deep mysteries of spirituality, theology, and faith, South Africa’s Fort Hare University offers a wide range of theology programs. Known for its rich heritage and commitment to academic excellence, Fort Hare offers students an innovative learning experience that blends biblical teachings, historical perspectives, and contemporary insights. Take a closer look at Fort Hare’s Theology program and discover how it can shape your spiritual journey.

Department of Theology
The following degrees are conferred:

  • Bachelor of Theology
  • Bachelor of Theology (Honours)
  • Master of Theology
  • Doctor of Theology

Career Opportunities in this field are as follows:

Religious Leader
Minister of Religion
Human Resource Manager
Legislator Policy Maker
Social Worker
Pastoral Counsellor
Development Practitioner
Community Developer

Postgraduate level: Bachelor of Theology Honours
A learner may be admitted as a candidate for the degree Bachelor of Theology (Honours) when s/he:

  1. has successfully completed the degree of Bachelor of Theology;
  2. has successfully completed the degree of Bachelor of Arts, or a BA in Theology, at this or another University with, at least, two majors in the field of theology;
  3. qualifies in terms of paragraph G.15 of the general rules for the honours degree.

Postgraduate level: Master of Theology
For details about the qualification for registration, duration of the program, and dissertation refer to the General Rules for the Masters’s degree

  1. The degree shall normally be conferred in the area of specialization followed by the learner for his/her honours degree. Under special circumstances, however, for example in studies of an interdisciplinary nature, this does not apply.
  2. A learner shall be admitted for the M Th degree if she/he has completed the degree of B Th (Hons) at this University or obtained the equivalent status

Postgraduate level: Doctor of Theology

  1. The General Rules are applicable for admission to the D Th degree.
  2. The doctoral program consists of a full-length thesis, completed under competent supervision.


Alice Campus

Name Telephone Number Email
Rev. L. J Bookholane Head of Department and Senior Lecturer 040 602 2571
Prof I G Chetty Associate Professor 040 602 2622
R de W Oosthuizen Senior Lecturer 040 602 2598
Mrs N Cwaba-Jaza Administrator 040 602 2564

Contact Us

Tel: 040 602 2582
Fax: 040 602 2442
eFax: 086 620 4549
Mrs. N Cwaba-Jaza
Telephone Number: 040 602 2564
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