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.

2020-21 Schedule of Charges

Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Term (Block Discount)NPR 23,900
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Year (Block Discount) – for 3 termsNPR 71,700
Part-Time BATM Tuition (less than 10 Credits)Per Credit HourNPR 2,390
MDiv TuitionPer Term (full-time of 9 credits)NPR 23,900
MDiv TuitionPer Credit HourNPR 2,655.55
Audit ClassPer Credit HourNPR 1,190
Textbooks (prices may vary)Per TermNPR 2,020
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearNPR 4,780

Full Time Status

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


Application Fee
(currently waived)
One-TimeNPR 475
Registration FeePer TermNPR 595
Late Registration FeePer TermNPR 1,190
Online Course FeePer CourseNPR 475
Technology FeePer TermNPR 2,020
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearNPR 4,155
Online Library FeeAnnualNPR 2,145
Online Library FeePer TermNPR 715
Directed Research FeePer Credit HourNPR 2,020
Graduation FeeOne-TimeNPR 1,190
Transcript FeePer InstitutionNPR 475

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 Nepal.

Page Last Updated: August 17, 2021

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