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. During the forthcoming the academic year (2019-2020), Gurukul is offering M.Th. studies in the disciplines of Christian Theology, History of Christianity, Communication, Old Testament, New Testament and Missiology.

The Doctor of Theology (D.Th.) is oriented towards research, which is offered in the Department of Christian Theology and History of Christianity.

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.


Last Dates for Submission of Application Forms

The filled-in application with all the documents and required fees must reach the Registrar’s office by 10th December 2019, with late fee 20th December 2019 for both BD & M.Th. For D.Th application is on 15th February 2020, with late fee 10th March 2020. The contact details are as below:

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


Examination Centre

The entrance examinations for B.D. & M.Th. will be held at Gurukul Campus.

The Interview Centre for D.Th. will be held at Gurukul Campus.