Bachelor‘s and Master’s Degrees Available

Advance your skill and knowledge through unique classes, theology and ministry training, and world-class instruction. Our Spirit-filled instructors are selected for their educational expertise, sound biblical theology, concern for students, and years of proven ministry experience. SUM is accredited through WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and Association of Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), a member agency of the International Council for Evangelical Theological Education (ICETE). Our commitment is to help students graduate within 3 years, with a ministry placement, and little to no college debt.

Your degree from SUM:

  1. Prepares you for vocational ministry as pastors, missionaries, evangelists, and teachers.
  2. Offers a specialization in biblical interpretation and theology with a view toward social transformation.
  3. Strengthens your biblical foundation and spiritual formation process.
  4. Fosters academic excellence, spiritual fervor, passion for reaching the lost and equipping the church.
  5. Provides mentoring to mature emotionally, mentally, spiritually and vocationally.
  6. Prepares you for relevant and biblically authentic ministry leadership in diverse cultures and settings.
  7. Prepares you to work collaboratively as part of a leadership structure.
  8. Develops a desire in you for lifelong learning.

2022-23 Schedule of Charges

Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Term (Block Discount)INR 16,000 (USD 200)
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Year (Block Discount) – for 3 termsINR 48,000 (USD 600)
Part-Time BATM Tuition (less than 10 Credits)Per Credit HourINR 1,600 (USD 20)
MDiv TuitionPer Term (full-time of 9 credits)INR 16,000 (USD 200)
MDiv TuitionPer Credit HourINR 1,778.01 (USD 22.22)
Audit ClassPer Credit HourINR 720 (USD 9)
Textbooks (prices may vary)Per TermINR 1,280 (USD 16)
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearINR 3,200 (USD 40)

Full Time Status

DegreeFull-Time Credits
Bachelor of Arts in Theology and Ministry10
Master of Divinity9


Application Fee
(currently waived)
One-TimeINR 250 (USD 3)
Registration FeePer TermINR 400 (USD 5)
Late Registration FeePer TermINR 880 (USD 11)
Online Course FeePer CourseINR 320 (USD 4)
Technology FeePer TermINR 1,280 (USD 16)
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearINR 2,560 (USD 32)
Online Library FeeAnnualINR 1,280 (USD 16)
Online Library FeePer TermINR 400 (USD 5)
Directed Research FeePer Credit HourINR 1,280 (USD 16)
Graduation FeeOne-TimeINR 880 (USD 11)
Transcript FeePer InstitutionINR 320 (USD 4)

Typical Expenses Per Term

Unless otherwise stated, all costs are per trimester. Prices listed here are subject to change and apply to only those who have their primary residence based in India.

Page Last Updated: August 17, 2021

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