DEGREES AND COURSES OFFERED IN SANYASA ON CONSECRATED LIFE

    Biennial Programs

  1. LICENTIATE IN THEOLOGY OF CONSECRATED LIFE
    (Starting in June: Offered by Pontifical Lateran University, Rome)

  2. M.A. IN THEOLOGY OF CONSECRATED LIFE
    (Starting in June: Offered by Christ University, Bengaluru)

  3. Annual Program

  4. ONE YEAR DIPLOMA IN THEOLOGY OF CONSECRATED LIFE (Starting in June)

  5. Juniors’ Preparation for Final Profession 2016-2017 (Starting in July)

  6. Summer Program

  7. COURSE ON CONFLICT TRANSFORMATION AND PEACE BUILDING(APRIL 19-24, 2017)

  8. ONE MONTH INTENSIVE COURSE ON CONSECRATED LIFE (April -May)

M.Th /M.A Programs

Designed to encourage serious study, research, reflection and articulation by the students in Theology of Consecrated Life. Students will be trained and equipped with the resources and skills needed to become qualified resource personnel, effective formators, good animators and visionary leaders in the field of religious life and mission. All those who have a bachelor’s degree in any subject (BA, B Sc., B.Com) along with a bachelor’s degree in theology are entitled to obtain both MA and MTh. Degrees.

Diploma Program

Designed to deepen the commitment through a renewal program focused on the Theology of Consecrated life. This would be an ideal course for those preparing for their perpetual commitment, those desiring for meaningfully spending their sabbatical year and other religious who want to refresh their life as religious.

Certificate in Theology of Religious Life

Designed to encourage study and reflection in Theology of Consecrated Life by those students who cannot afford to spend the whole one year with all the academic requirements of diploma course offered by the institute. This could be an ideal course for those preparing for their perpetual commitment, those desiring for meaningfully spending part of their sabbatical year and other religious who want to refresh their life as religious. A minimum of three months attendance is required to obtain the certificate in theology of consecrated life granted by the institute.

Auditing Programs

Designed to make it available the opportunity to attend any specific course of individual choice from among the courses offered by the institute either in its Diploma or MA/ M Th streams. Participants can choose courses offered for diploma or MA/ M Th streams. To know the courses offered by the institute in both streams and their timing kindly consult the academic calendar.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Professed Religious, with at least three years of lived experience in Consecrated Life; Priests and Lay People are also welcome
  • For M. Th. (Licentiate): B.Th.
  • For M.A. (Masters): Bachelors degree in any subject (B.A. B.Sc. B.Com) from a recognized University
  • For Diploma: Minimum PUC or its equivalent
  • Personal Interview if called for
  • Adequate knowledge of English
SUMMER PROGRAMS

1. Intensive One Month Course in Theology of Religious Life (April-May): Led by a Team of Resource Persons

Designed for those who are busy with apostolate during the year and unable to attend the full year course. It is an ideal course for those looking for a short course for renewal of their religious life, preparation for their perpetual commitment or for those who are animating the religious communities.

2. Other programs will be announced on this website

Courses at a Glance

  • M.Th and M.A. in Theology of Consecrated Life
  • One Year Diploma Program
  • Certificate Program
    • (Minimum 3 Months)
  • Auditing Program
  • Consecrated Life Week Seminar
  • Summer Courses:
    • Two Weeks Course on Spiritual Guidance
    • One Month Intensive Course on Consecrated Life
Classification of

Students

  • M.Th and M. A. Students: those who attend the full two-year program

  • Diploma students: those who follow the first year courses of the M.A. Program and aspire for the acquisition of the Diploma

  • Auditing Students: those who follow most of the plan of studies, but do not aspire for the acquisition of a Degree or Diploma

  • Part-Time Students: those who desire to participate in the diploma program for a short term period. They can choose the courses of their choice and attend them as residential or as non-residential students
Enrolment and Fees

(2016-17)

M.Th., M.A. and Diploma Programs: Enrolment is open from January to June during the year of commencement

Summer Programs: Enrolment is open from January to March and the classes will be conducted in the month of April

  • M.Th and M.A.: June 21, 2016 - March 25, 2018 (Fees: First Year – Double Rooms Rs. 55,000 Single Rooms 65,000; Second Year - Double Rooms Rs. 55, 000 Single Rooms 65, 000)

  • Diploma: June 21, 2016 - March 24, 2017 (Fees: Double Room Rs. 50,000; Single Room Rs. 60,000)

  • Consecrated Life Week Seminar: Feb 02-04, 2017 (Fees: Rs. 120 per day; All Inclusive and Non-residential)

  • Intensive one Month Course on Consecrated Life: April 26-May 27, 2017 (Fees: Double Room Rs. 12,000; Single Room Rs.14,000)

All Fees are inclusive of both accommodation and tuition fees. Scholarships are available for those who apply early.

Kindly Note

(2016-17)

  • For each of the program, the number of participants is limited. The earlier you apply, the better the possibility for admission.

  • To apply for M.Th., M.A. and one year Diploma Course, write for application forms to the secretariat or print it from the website and send it along with the application fee of Rs. 500.

  • Tuition and Accommodation fees are to be sent only at the receipt of a letter confirming the admission.

  • To apply for the Summer Courses, contact the Office via E-mail / Phone or print the application form from the website and send it along with the fee of Rs.100

  • The program begins at 4 p.m. on the opening day and ends with lunch on the concluding day