Graduate Diploma of Divinity (GradDipDiv)

Admission requirements: A non-theological degree


The GradDipDiv will suit anyone who is looking to be better equipped to serve in a local church or for those wishing to use their profession on the mission field and require some foundational theological education. It provides a broad understanding of the Bible, Church History, Theology with some Ministry and Practice units.


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

Admission Requirements

An undergraduate degree from an Australian university (or equivalent).

Credit Points

The GDDiv requires the completion of 32 credit points at 500-600 level (8 graduate level units).

Of Note

This course can be completed entirely by evening lectures, including at our Northern Beaches Centre.

This course may also be completed by intensive mode study

Credit gained from the GDDiv can be transferred potentially towards the Master of Divinity or the Master of Arts (Christian Studies) (depending upon unit choices) within 10 years of completion.

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