Welcome to the Scottish Baptist College website. SBC is a friendly community of learning, fellowship and encouragement, committed both to academic achievement and preparing people for fruitful, creative and transformational ministry and mission. Whether studying for a single module or undertaking the full BD(Hons) in Theology, students engage in discipleship of mind and heart.

Feel free to explore our website to discover more about the College, student life and our courses, and contact us if you have further questions.

Why Study at SBC?

Food for Thought

The College logo is made up of two fish and five loaves, a reminder of Jesus taking basic food, multiplying and sharing it with his

Growing Faith

Faith is not so much a place to stand as it is a road to walk. Jesus invited his disciples to journey with him, and

Discover your Vocation

God is calling you to Christian service, ministry and mission, but you’re not sure what and where? You will be in good company at the

Workplace Practice

At SBC, thinking and practice go together. This will be true of any module you will take, but especially so with Work Based placements. Whether

Bite Sized Learning

So, you want to learn more about your faith but don’t want to take an entire degree in theology? That’s not a problem. Our modules

Breadth of Christian Perspective

The student body at the Scottish Baptist College is an eclectic group made up of students from different denominations and walks of life. Baptists are

Space to think

We are not going to cram your head with lots of theoretical information only. We want to enable you to ponder and think for yourself.

Community Life

The Scottish Baptist College cherishes its tradition of being a learning community. Learning does not happen in vacuum, and is at its best when ‘iron

Our Courses

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BD of Theology with Pastoral Studies

This course offers participants an opportunity to think toughly and feel deeply about God, human community, who Jesus Christ is for us today, and how from a Christian perspective we respond in service and care for others.

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Graduate Diploma in Pastoral Studies

The Graduate Diploma in Pastoral Studies with Work Based learning provides an integrative course of study. It combines theological learning, practical training in relevant skills and stimulus towards personal, spiritual and vocational development.

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The unique student experience we offer isn’t something we offer by ourselves – we work closely with our experienced and professional partners to give the best possible service.