Diploma of Ministry (Pathway 2) (DipMin(P2))

Admission requirements: ATAR of 65+ or evidence of academic suitability


The DipMin(P2) suits those requiring some foundational biblical and theological education to serve in a local church, or to use their existing profession or trade on the mission field. It contains units of study which provide an overview of the Bible, Church History and Theology, as well as Ministry and Practice electives.


This is a 1 year full-time or maximum 4 year part-time course.

Admission Requirements

Satisfactory completion of Year 12 (with an ATAR of at least 65) in an Australian school system, or equivalent, is a prerequisite for entry into this course. If you do not have the required ATAR, an English writing exercise needs to be completed prior to enrolment.  There may also be English proficiency prerequisites if your first language is not English

Credit Points

The DipMin(P2) requires the completion of 32 credit points at 300-400 level (8 undergraduate level units).

Of Note

This course can be completed entirely by intensive-mode study and/or evening lectures.

SMBC Full-Time Course Structure

SMBC Part-Time Course Structure

Unit (Subject) Codes and Descriptions

For more detailed information on this course see the ACT course overview. (SMBC is an affiliated college with the Australian College of Theology (ACT))


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SMBC, PO Box 83
43 Badminton Road, Croydon NSW 2132
T +61 2 9747 4780
Sydney Missionary and Bible College is an affiliated college with the Australian College of Theology
ACT Cricos Code Provider: 02650E
ABN: 11 000 047 950