Top Christian Colleges in Europe
Christian education through the Christian stream plays a very important role in reaching several aspirants and making their lives better. Shaping up lives in the true image and likeness of the almighty God is what Christian education assures and aims at. Most of the universities only focus on the intellectual development, however, Christian Education Universities strive at offering a holistic approach towards life and not merely limit to formal education. Spiritual growth is encouraged so as to lead an ethical life. All in all, Quality Christian education integrates learning and faith and shapes up an individual towards becoming a socially responsible person.
St. Petersburg Christian University, Russia:
Right since its inception, St. Petersburg Christian University has been able to build and maintain its reputation of being an elite university till date.
St. Petersburg Christian University is accredited by the Euro-Asian Accrediting Association and also is an international affiliate partner in the Council of Christian Colleges & Universities, i.e. the CCCU.
Master of Theology (Biblical Studies) of the History of Christianity
This program shapes up graduates for them to later practice teaching in the biblical colleges, the seminaries and the various other academic institutions in Russia and the other countries. The program aims at inspiring the Christian congregations so as to promote and facilitate positive chances in the society.
The course has the following features:
- High standard training
- fair practices, no preferences
- research based program
- goal oriented to excel in any further academic discipline
- research paper writing opportunities
Post successful course completion, the candidates are awarded the following:
- Masters Degree in Theology
- A diploma
- A certificate
Application details, The applicants need to be:
- Graduates of the St. Petersburg Christian University Bachelor of Theology course
- Minimum 2 years Christian Ministry experience
Fee of 24,000 rubles a year spreading to a period of 3 years. Additional fee of 20,000 rubles would be payable for the dissertation writing. The dorm rates are 900 rubles per night.
Fee of 48,000 rubles a year spreading to a period of 3 years. Additional 40,000 rubles would be payable for dissertation writing. The dorm rates are 1400 per night.
Lille Catholic University, France:
The Lille Catholic University is one of the best universities in France. It has a wide base of student population from all over the world and offers top notch Christian education in various educational disciplines.
Degree Offered in English:
Bachelors in Business Administration
Advanced spectroscopy in chemistry
Electrical engineering and sustainable development
Urban and Habitat
Engineering, Advanced Scientific Computing
Past & current geoenvironments
Economics of globalization and European integration
The university is most famous for its Executive International Management Program
Duration: 1 year
- Applicants need to have a bachelor's degree.
- No nationality criteria.
- High proficiency in English and French.
The Executive International Management Program forms a part of its French University System. It is hence sponsored by the state to a great extent. The fees are around Euro 245.
Cornerstone College, Netherlands:
Cornerstone College not only offers quality Christian education system in several disciplines, but also offers the flavor of Netherlands in its courses. It offers various cross cultural programs as well. Cornerstone is a center for intercultural studies.
Cornerstone courses are accredited by the European Evangelical Accreditation Association, the EEAA.
- 1 year Certificate in Intercultural Studies
- 2 year diploma in Intercultural Studies
Graduate : Minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS
The fees charged are bare minimum and is funded by the churches and donations. Thus, the fees are decided upon the financial stance of the applicant with assistance.
Leuven University, Belgium:
Leuven University offers several courses that are based on thorough learning and research that is rooted in venerable tradition with a foresight of the future. Quality education through the Christian education path is what Leuven University aims at.
Masters degrees in the various disciplines:
Leuven University is most famous it's M.A in Archaeology & Masters in Law courses:
- Social Sciences
- Theology & Religious Studies
- Bioscience Engineering
- Business Economics
M.A in Archaeology
Duration: 1 year
Environmental Engineering Art and Art History
Environmental Geology & Earth Services
The total fee is Euro 600 that is inclusive of tuition fees and other incidental expenses.
Masters in Law
Duration: 2 years, students can choose from full time as well as from part time opportunities.
The total fee is Euro 610, inclusive of the tuition fees and other incidental expenses.