The main aim of the Study of Religions programme is to develop precise and critical knowledge of the phenomenon of religion in general, and in particular the great religious traditions (Hinduism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, etc) as well as more marginal religious currents or other reconstructions. The methods used are mainly those of the human and social sciences, such as comparative history, anthropology and sociology.
The Bachelor degree comprises a major in the Study of Religions and an optional minor.
Religious Traditions: 3 from the list below:
Minor: 1 from the list below:
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in the Study of Religions
30 April. If you require a visa to study in Switzerland: 28 February.
At UNIL, the following Master's programmes are open without further conditions to holders of the Bachelor or Arts (BA) in the Study of Religions:
Subject to changes.
The French version prevails. Only the official texts should be considered binding.
Last update: 26 August 2021
December 8 and 9, 2021
An online event in order to learn more about UNIL's Bachelors' degrees, discuss your choice of studies and ask your questions.