Academic

Certificate in Theology

(Urdu  Medium for Men and Women)

A one-year condensed course to equip men and women of the Church who wish to serve as lay leaders in the diverse ministries of the Church.

Diploma in Theology

(Urdu and English medium for Men & Women)

A two-year integrated course for church workers, prospective pastors & evangelists, and those serving in para-church and other ministries among Urdu-speaking people. The course for servants of God creates self-awareness based on Biblical & theological understanding of servanthood that will equip them for involvement in the active ministry of the Church.

Bachelor of Theology

(English and Urdu medium for Men & Women)

The Bachelor of Theology (B.Th.) is a three-year course designed for pastoral work, missionary and pioneer church planting ministries, or preparation for teaching and serving ministries in Pakistan and beyond. The program is built on a core curriculum that majors in Bible and Theology. The student may also major in Pastoral Ministry, Missions, Church Growth & Christian Education. A special effort is made to understand the role in the church and society to equip them to be more effective in ministry.

Master of Divinity

(English Medium for Men and Women)

The Master of Divinity (M.Div.) is a three-year postgraduate degree. This program aims at equipping students with a thorough understanding of the teachings of the Bible to give a total view of life in its spiritual, cultural, political & environmental dimensions. The program has been designed to equip pastors and teachers for urban and campus ministries and all involved in the mission activities of the Church.

Degrees Offered:

The Bible College offers the following Degree Programs regular classroom and Distance Learning Study Program.

1. C.Th.- Certificate in Theology (1 Year for 10th pass)

2. D.Th.- Diploma of Theology (2 years for 10th pass)

3. B.Th.- Bachelor of Theology

4. M.Div. – Master of Divinity (Accredited 3 – years for secular graduates & 2 – years for theology graduates who have accredited B.Th with overall B and above grade)

5. D.Min- – Doctor of Ministry Program at present is a college degree. (3-5 years for B.D./ M.Div with five years experience or M.Th. in any branch)

 

Extension Degrees

Extension Courses in C.Th, Dip.Th & B.Th, M.Div, D.Min,

The Extension Department of WSBC provides a systematic theological education and Biblical Studies in Diploma in Theology (Dip Th), Bachelor of Theology (B Th) Master in Divinity (M.Div), and Doctorate in Ministry (D.Min) for those who are engaged in Teaching, Pastoral ministry or evangelism without having any proper theological education, perhaps due to time or finance constraints.

Minimum Requirement for Admission:

10th pass or equivalent for Dip.Th., 12th pass for B. Th, Bachelor degrees for M.Div and Bachelor / Master Degrees or equivalent Special consideration may be given for missionary candidates with proven ministry experience. A student who Passed a Bachelor of Theology Degree from any recognized institute can qualify for a Master of Divinity from WSBC.

Course Requirements: 

The three-year B. Th. and two-year Dip. Th. courses offer 30 and 20 subjects respectively. Subjects are drawn from disciplines such as Theology, Church History, Religion, Bible, Communication & Mission. In addition to these courses, every semester the student will have a Bible Knowledge Test as a compulsory course requirement.

Course Requirements for Master and Doctorate: 

The three years M.Div and D.Min. courses offer 30 and 20 subjects respectively. Subjects are drawn from disciplines such as Theology, Church History, Religion, Bible, Communication & Mission. In addition to these courses, every semester the student will have a Bible Knowledge Test as a compulsory course requirement.

Medium of Instruction: 

English. But there will be provision for writing the examinations in English and Urdu language (s).

Practical Ministry Requirements: 

The extension program is mainly for those who are engaged in Teaching, Pastoral ministry or evangelism. The students are expected to do ministry in the mission field for a period of a minimum of six months a year as a requirement for the course

Mode of Training: 

Students will be provided study materials and printed notes at the beginning of the modules. In addition to these materials, they will be asked to read books related to each subject recommended by the Extension Education Department. The student is expected to write the assignments which are based on the study materials and submit them at the Winning Souls Bible College & Seminary office on or before the due date. Students must attend the 6-10 days of contact classes every semester conducted at the College or suggested study centers. Students who fail to attend the contact classes will not be permitted to write the exams of that semester.

Winning Souls Bible College, Paipad will be the main center for studies and examinations. New study centers will be opened as demand arises. Final Exams will be conducted at the College or study centers at the end of every semester.

For all degree programs, 25% of the total grade will be from the assignments and 75% from the final exam. Those who successfully complete the courses will be given certificates at the main Graduation service of the Winning Souls Bible College & Seminary.