News & Events

13 September 2021
'Themes in Contemporary Theology' Lecture by Revd Prof. Perry Hamalis
On 10 September, for the College’s ongoing ‘Themes in Contemporary Theology’ e-lecture series, Faculty and students welcomed Revd Prof. Dn. Perry Hamalis, Cecelia Schneller Mueller Professor of Religion at North Central College, Illinois, USA. Fr Perry is also a Deacon of the Orthodox Church...
10 September 2021
Guest Lecture by Faculty Member
On 9 September, at the invitation of Dr Bernard Doherty (Course Director of St Mark’s National Theological College, Canberra), Dr Mario Baghos delivered a guest lecture for the former’s ‘World Religions and Christian Theology’ unit entitled ‘Orthodoxy and Other Religions.’
8 September 2021
The Wisdom of Saint Kassiani
On 7 September, as part of the feast day celebrations for one of the greatest hymnographers of Byzantium, Dr Andrew Mellas reflected on the life, wisdom and hymns of St Kassiani. The online presentation was convened by SOFIA (Student Orthodox Fellowship in Australia) UNSW in collaboration with its...
2 September 2021
Publication by Faculty Member
Dr Mario Baghos published an article entitled 'The Founding of Constantinople: An Interdisciplinary Approach' in volume 20 of the peer-reviewed journal 'Ancient West and East' (published by Peeters, Leuven). The article is available for purchase on the following website: https://poj.peeters-leuven....
31 August 2021
Alumni Elected to the Holy Episcopacy
On 30 August, the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate was pleased to announce the election of four new Assistant Bishops for Australia following their nominations by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia. The College rejoices at the news since all four are alumni with many...
31 August 2021
Sub-Dean at the IOTA Leaders’ Symposium
On 27 August, Assoc. Prof. Philip Kariatlis attended the International Orthodox Theological Association (IOTA) Leaders’ Symposium via zoom. It brought together prominent Orthodox scholars from all around the world with the aim of discussing plans for the IOTA (International Orthodox Theological...
30 August 2021
‘Themes in Contemporary Theology’ E-Lecture Series
St Andrew’s ‘Themes in Contemporary Theology’ series continued on 27 August with a special presentation by the Very Rev. Grand Ecclesiarch Aetios Nikiforos of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Director of the Private Patriarchal Office, whose presentation was entitled ‘His All-Holiness Bartholomew I:...

Dean’s Welcome

“Come O faithful, let us labour with zeal for Christ our God”

I take this opportunity to welcome all those who may be exploring possibilities for studying at St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College.

Studying at the College will pave the way for many opportunities: whether you are considering ordination to the priesthood or various types of lay diakonia, within the Church, for the building up of Christ’s body, you are most warmly invited to “come and see.” more


St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College is accredited through the Sydney College of Divinity (SCD). The SCD is listed on the National Register for Providers and Courses as an Institute of Higher Education with Self-Accrediting Authority. It is approved by the Commonwealth Government for FEE-HELP loans to eligible students.

Financial Aid and scholarships

Most students are eligible for...

The FEE-HELP federal government loan scheme is available as a means of paying for your tuition. It may assist eligible students to pay for all or...

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