Course - Post Graduate
Master of Theology

With specializations in:

  • Missiology
  • Christian Counselling
  • Christian Education


Duration: 2 years (4 semesters)
Eligibility: BD or MDiv. Candidates with a BTh will have to take bridge courses.

About the program

This Master of Theology program makes significant departures from conventional academic theological studies. This program will be oriented to the community, and will be relevant to the Northeast region of India, incorporating inter-cultural and green theology elements, with a focus on maginalised populations, especially gender and children. The inter-faith, inter-denominational approach will be holistic, practical and analytical. The pedagogy will be based on experiential learning, and incorporate an inter-disciplinary, intervention-based strategy with effective transmission of communication methods.

Course of Study

  • Theoretical knowledge: Lectures, reading assignments, paper presentations,and discussions.
  • Practical skills: Workshops, seminars, practicals in the church and community, and writing of a thesis.

Career Prospects:

  • Teach in theological colleges/seminaries
  • Leadership in the local church
  • Leadership in Christian organizations
  • Work in social NGOs

***Classes for MTh. will start from September 4th , 2018 onwards.

Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535467/0364- 2535437
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