Pursue postgraduate research alongside ordination training

As an ordinand at Trinity, you can benefit from our large postgraduate research community.

Our ordinands have the option to pursue a research programme (MTh or PhD) as part of their ordination training; you would simply complete both our usual application form and our research application form.

Questions? Contact admissions@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk for questions about ordination training or pavla.slugenova@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk for questions about postgraduate research.

In this 1-minute video, you can meet Ben, a Trinity ordinand pursuing doctoral studies as part of his training (click box in lower right of video to enlarge).

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