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NEW CLASS in Religious Studies: Theravada Buddhism

Offered this Fall 2015: Click here to learn about RELS 3114 Theravada Buddhism


Degree options in Religious Studies

Students may now choose to minor in the Abrahamic Religions. Minors are also available in Arabic Studies and in Classics.


Buddhism in India and Tibet

Offered Winter 2016: Click here to learn about RELS 3112 Buddhism in India and Tibet


Welcome to Religious Studies

Have a look at our Fall and Winter Religious Studies Classes for the 2015-16 year. We hope to see you in class soon!


Religious Studies Convocation 2015

Congratulations to our 2015 Religious Studies graduates!

Dalhousie Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Convocation, May 25 2015
(from left to right) Nael Abd El-Rahaman, Nour Awad, Dr. Christopher Austin, Emma D'Eon.
Nour Awad is the winner of the Religious Studies Medal for 2015 -- Congratulations Nour!


Make a Donation to Religious Studies

We would be thrilled and extremely grateful if you would like to show your support for Dalhousie's Religious Studies Programme with a monetary donation of any size. All donations are tax deductible and administered securely through Dalhousie's donations page.


1. visit this page: https://alumniapps.dal.ca/giving/giving.php

2. specify gift amount

3. choose one-time or monthly donation

4. under "Area I'd like to support", choose "Select a designation by Faculty"

5. in the drop-down options, please select:
Arts & Social Sciences --> Classics --> Religious Studies

Thank you very much!


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Religious Studies at Dalhousie


The Religious Studies program is administered by the Department of Classics