OUR PROGRAMMES

WE OFFER DIFFERENT PROGRAMS WHICH ARE DELIVERED IN DIFFERENT MODES AS FOLLOWS:

FULL TIME RESIDENTIAL

FULL TIME DAY RELEASE

EXTENSION WEEKEND PROGRAMMES

Certificate of Christian Ministry (English or Chichewa)

The Certificate of Christian Ministry is a one-year introductory programme with a practical-vocational orientation, covering basic aspects of Biblical, Historical, Systematic and Applied Theology. It is designed to equip future pastors, church leaders and Christian workers.

By graduation, students should demonstrate basic knowledge and skills relevant for Christian ministry. This course is designed to help those who are already in leadership or ministry positions who have had little or no formal theological training.

  • Applicant must be a born again committed Christian who is in good standing with the Church and has a sense of God’s calling.
  • For the English course: Malawi School Certificate of Education with at least 6 passes including 1 credit.
  • Mature entry may be considered for CBS (English or Chichewa) if candidates with lower qualification have proven maturity, ability, and experience.

Certificate of Biblical Studies (English or Chichewa)

The Certificate of Biblical Studies (CBS) is a two-year programme with a practical-vocational orientation, covering basic aspects of Biblical, Historical, Systematic and Applied Theology. It is designed to equip future pastors, church leaders and Christian workers.

By graduation, students should demonstrate foundational knowledge and skills relevant for Christian ministry.

  • Applicant must be a born again committed Christian who is in good standing with the Church and has a sense of God’s calling.
  • For the English course: Malawi School Certificate of Education with at least 6 passes including 1 credit.
  • Mature entry may be considered for CBS (English or Chichewa) if candidates with lower qualification have proven maturity, ability, and experience.

Diploma in Theology and Christian Ministry

The Diploma in Theology and Christian Ministry is a three-year post-secondary programme with a practical-vocational orientation, covering basic aspects of Biblical, historical, systematic and applied theology with a critical approach. It is designed to equip future pastors, church leaders and Christian workers. By graduation, students should demonstrate ability for in-depth critical analysis of Biblical and theological issues relevant to the ongoing needs of the church and society.

  • Applicant must be a born again committed Christian who is in good standing with the Church and has a sense of God’s calling.
  • For the English course: Malawi School Certificate of Education with at least 6 passes including 1 credit.
  • Mature entry may be considered for CBS (English or Chichewa) if candidates with lower qualification have proven maturity, ability, and experience.

Bachelor of Theology

The Bachelor of Theology (BTH) is a four-year post-secondary programme with a practical-vocational orientation, covering broad aspects of Biblical, historical, systematic and applied theology with a critical approach. It is designed to equip future pastors, church leaders and Christian workers.

By graduation, students should demonstrate ability with relevant ministry skills for transformational engagement with the ongoing needs of the church and society on the basis of critical analysis of Biblical principles and theological issues. Students in this programme will be required to do a practical placement before their final year.

  • Applicant must be a born again committed Christian who is in good standing with the Church and has a sense of God’s calling.
  • For the English course: Malawi School Certificate of Education with at least 6 passes including 1 credit.
  • Mature entry may be considered for CBS (English or Chichewa) if candidates with lower qualification have proven maturity, ability, and experience.

Bachelor of Christian Ministry (BCM) with Education OPTION

The Bachelor of Christian Ministry (BCM) with Education is a four year post-secondary programme with a practical-vocational orientation covering basic aspects of theology and education with a critical approach. It is designed to equip future Christian workers with particular involvement in education.

By graduation, students should demonstrate ability with relevant ministry skills for transformational engagement with the ongoing needs of the church and society, particularly in the area of education, on the basis of critical analysis of Biblical principles and theological issues. Students in this programme will be required to do a teaching practicum during the first semester of year four.

  • Applicant must be a born again committed Christian who is in good standing with the Church and has a sense of God’s calling.
  • For the English course: Malawi School Certificate of Education with at least 6 passes including 1 credit.
  • For mature entry, four credits including English and a grade of 65 in the Diploma (Grade B or GPA 3.0), in order to enter in the third year of the programme.

Students' & Pastors' Wives Programme

The Students’ & Pastors’ Wives Programme is a one-year orientation to the role of the pastor’s wife in Christian ministry. It includes basic Christian and family life education, as well as literacy training where applicable.

By graduation, students should demonstrate appropriate competence for the role of pastor’s wife.

Nursery Programme

The Nursery Programme is designed to cater for the educational and spiritual needs of students’ children.

By the end of the programme, children should demonstrate healthy signs of mental, emotional, physical and spiritual development according to their ages.

CHILDREN FOR JESUS PRE-SCHOOL (CJP)

Children For Jesus Preschool  (CJP), is a commercial Nursery school programme educating children from surrounding areas within Blantyre City.