Established in 2014 to advance the University's strategic goal of making ACU world-leading institutions for studies in religion, philosophy, and history, IRCI comprises three collaborative and interdisciplinary research programs: Biblical and Early Christian Studies, Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Religion and Theology.
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Our global team of scholars are experts in the fields of religion, theology, history, and literature.
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Virtual Open Day, 31 August & 1 September 2022
You are warmly invited to join us for online sessions to hear more about our PhD and MPhil programs. The Virtual Open Day includes the chance to hear from members of our research community across each of the institute’s programs, as well as opportunities for individual appointments with researchers.
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Applicants for PhD and MPhil programs
We are now accepting applications from prospective domestic and international candidates for study commencing in Research Term A 2023. Applications close 11.59pm 16 October 2022 AEST. For further information, please click on the link below.