Gurukul offers Graduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral Research programmes recognised by the Senate of Serampore College (University). The Bachelor of Divinity (BD) degree course is of four years duration with courses stipulated by the Senate of Serampore College (University) as well as other special courses offered by Gurukul reflecting the nature of the ‘Bold Theological Vision’ and in order to make the theological education holistic and contextual. The Master of Theology (M.Th.) degree course is of two years duration, and in the current academic session, Gurukul is offering M.Th. programme in the disciplines of Christian Theology, History of Christianity, Communication, and Missiology. The Doctor of Theology (D.Th.) which is a compulsory three-year residential programme is oriented towards research. At present, the Doctoral candidates are pursuing their research in the Departments of Religion, Communication and Missiology.

Besides the regular residential academic programmes Gurukul is offering Diploma/Bachelor & Master of Christian Studies and YMCA Training Programme for YMCA secretaries.


Diploma, Certificates and Prizes

Gurukul conducts examinations at the end of each term, while the Senate has its examinations at the end of each academic year at two levels – Internal assessment and a written examination, examined by both the internal and external examiners. On the recommendation of the Staff Council, Gurukul diplomas and certificates are awarded to students on completion of all the requirements of the College by the Gurukul College Council. Degree Certificates are awarded by the Senate of Serampore College at the annual convocation, which is normally held in February every year. The college academic prizes for all branches of study have been instituted by Friends of Gurukul, where there are 4 departmental prizes and two special prizes for M.Th. students and 24 departmental prizes and two special prizes for B.D. students.