Sophia University

Academics Graduate School of Applied Religious Studies

Graduate School of Applied Religious Studies

Our aim is 1) to nurture researchers and educators and other human resources to advance study in comparative religions and philosophies to deepen understanding of basis of applied religious studies enabling interfaith dialogue 2) to nurture human resources based upon their studies of world peace and human life from the perspective of diverse values and practical ethics who are prepared to contribute with their knowledges in the field of religion, education, medicine, welfare, public administration and international cooperation 3) to nurture practitioners of spiritual cares or grief cares for patients, families, elderlies and people with disabilities as well as accident and crime victims in the field of advanced medicine, acute medical care, terminal care or home healthcare as well as in nursing environments and local communities.

  • Master's Program in Death and Life Studies