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Applications for B.D. Admission 2020-2024 invited (Last Date - Dec 30th 2019) (15 Nov 2019)

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for B.D. Admission 2020


A candidate in order to be admitted to the G.S.T. and B.D. Degree courses at the Seminary should have the following qualifications

  1. Normally only male members of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church are admitted to the courses, though the Synod can waive this requirement where considered desirable and necessary.
  2. The candidate should have taken at least a Bachelor's Degree in Arts, Science, Commerce or a professional degree from a recognized university.
  3. The candidate should produce a certificate of commendation from his diocesan and sponsoring bishop along with his application for admission. He will have to produce a similar letter from his parish priest, as well as a certificate of good health from a competent physician.
  4. The candidate shall appear, when so invited and at his own expense, for a written entrance examination in Biblical Knowledge (Old testament and New testament), Church History, General knowledge and General English.
  5. If selected for interview, the candidate shall appear at his own expense, for a personal interview and oral tests in aptitudes for preaching and teaching, for singing and chanting, and other personality and health tests prescribed by the Seminary.
  6. The decision of the Seminary faculty, endorsed by the Catholicos is final in matters of admission.

The Application form can be downloaded from here.

Last Date for submission of Application Form is 30th December, 2019.