Christianity and the History of Ideas, Ph.D. | University of Groningen | Groningen, Netherlands
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Christianity and the History of Ideas

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About

The chief research aim of the Christianity and the History of Ideas department at University of Groningen is the analysis of the longue durée of the concepts, ideas, practices, and mentalities that are fundamental to an analysis of the role of religion in Western society. 

Overview

The programme is open to highly motivated foreign and Dutch students who have a wide-ranging interest in religion and who wish to study in a challenging academic environment that stimulates personal ambition and development. 

Features 

  • In the Christianity and the History of Ideas programme at University of Groningen, you conduct your own research while the Graduate School provides a balanced mix of expert supervision of at least two experts, tailor-made postgraduate training and the freedom to pursue your own ideas within relevant research themes.

Programme Structure

Curriculum: 

  • The study of the cultural, ecclesiastical, and material history of Christianity from the medieval to modern periods and of the transmission of this history as heritage to the present day;
  • The investigation of the relationship of religion and the secular through philosophical and historical study, on the one hand, and theoretical and empirical studies of the function of religion in the public domain, on the other.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

PhD positions open throughout the year. Check the university’s website for the deadlines.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Credits

30 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application form
  • A competitive Curriculum Vitae;
  • as evidenced by grades, research experience, prizes and awards, etc.
  • A sketch of your intellectual history (c. 600 words);
  • indicating the factors that have brought you to your present focus of intellectual and scholarly interests and what you hope to learn from doctoral study at our School.
  • A research based MA-thesis and other major academic papers, if any.
  • Please note that at least one sample of writing should be included in the English, German, French, Spanish or Dutch language. Papers should demonstrate your scholarly capacity, be no longer than 30 pages, in your intended field of specialization and representative of your best work.
  • A completed MA degree

Tuition Fee

If you apply for an available position and are accepted, the funding will be arranged for you. In other cases, you will have to arrange the funding yourself.

Living costs for Groningen

750 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find PhD's scholarship opportunities for Christianity and the History of Ideas.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Provided by university
Grant
100000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Inlaks Shivdasani Scholarships
Merit-based

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University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
16113 EUR
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
Sino-Dutch Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
01 Apr 2024
Kristjan Jaak Scholarship: Degree studies abroad
Merit-based

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University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
China Scholarship Council
Merit-based

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University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Carlos Quijano Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Yoshida Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
FUNIBER Training Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1350 EUR
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
ELES-Scholarship (Ernst-Ludwig-Ehrlich-Studienwerk)
Merit-based Need-based

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Austria’s Agency for Education and Internationalisation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
Merit-based

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iVisa
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IELTS from 6 to 9
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
29 Feb 2024
Voice Talent Online Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Voice Talent Online
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IvyPanda
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
Merit-based Need-based

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Anonymous Hope Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Biotin Xtreme Hair Care Annual Scholarship 2023: Empowering The Future Of Hair Care
General Scholarships

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Biotin Xtreme Hair Care
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