Admissions and Applications

Emmanuel College welcomes students from all denominational and faith backgrounds and cultivates an ecumenical and inclusive academic and community environment. See the links below for the relevant application requirements and procedures for the area of study you are interested in.


Basic Degree Programs - click on the program below to apply

Master of Divinity
Master of Pastoral Studies: Christianity
Master of Pastoral Studies: Muslim Studies
Master of Pastoral Studies: Buddhism
Master of Theological Studies
Master of Sacred Music


Advanced Degree Programs: Master of Arts in Theology, Master of Theology, Doctor of Ministry, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Theological Studies

Please note that federal regulations may require the University of Toronto to provide attendance information and/or proof of advancement for all international students to the Government of Canada.

- click on the diploma below to apply

Diploma in Buddhist Mindfulness and Mental Health

The above diploma is non-conjoint. The University of Toronto has been contracted to provide tuition billing and registration services to TST.

All diploma courses are available as electives for students in any of our Basic Degree programs (MDiv, MPS, MTS and MSMus).

Non-Degree Study - click on the link to apply

Non-Conjoint, Non-Degree Basic Student

Non-Credit Study - click on the links below to apply

Lay Certificate in Theology
Auditing Courses at Emmanuel College
Admittands to the United Church of Canada  


Future Students