Gurukul offers Graduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral Research programmes recognized by the Senate of Serampore College. Gurukul follows the rules and regulations formulated by the Senate of Serampore College for all Degree programs unless or otherwise specially mentioned in the cases of academic programs offered by the College.

The Bachelor of Divinity (BD) is a four-year programme, while BD-Upgrading is for two years. Other special courses also offered that reflect the nature of the ‘Bold Theological Vision’ of Gurukul in order to make the study of theology holistic and contextual.

The Master of Theology (M.Th.) degree course is a two-year programme. Gurukul is offering is offering M.Th. studies in the disciplines of Old Testament, New Testament, Christian Theology, History of Christianity, Religion, Missiology, and Communication.

The Doctor of Theology (D.Th.) is oriented towards research, which is offered in the Department of Christian Theology, Religion, Missiology, Communication, Women Studies, and Social Analysis.

English is the medium of instruction for all the courses and therefore, a reasonable proficiency in the English language is required of all candidates.

The Prospectus and Application Form for admission can be obtained from the Registrar’s Office on payment from the second week of September, which will provide the detailed guidelines on admission procedure. You can also download the application from our website and send the duly filled in form with the required documents to the Registrar’s Office or online form option is also available.

Last Dates for Submission of Application Forms

Master of Theology (M.Th.): Second phase of admissions for the M.Th. programs is going on in the fields of New Testament, Christian Theology, History of Christianity, Religion and Communication. Please send your application form with all the necessary documents along with the registration fee to the Registrar’s office.

Last date to submit the application forms: April 7, 2021.

Entrance Examination: April 14, 2021.

Interview: April 16, 2021.

Doctor of Theology (D.Th.): Applications for D.Th. program in the field of Christian Theology, Religion and Communication are invited. Send the applications as soon as possible. For further details please contact:

The Registrar,

Gurukul Lutheran Theological College and Research Institute,
94, Purasawalkam High Road,
Kilpauk, Chennai – 600 010,
Tamilnadu, India.

Examination Centre

Online entrance examination and interview due to COVID 19 Pandemic.