Kerala United Theological Seminary
|Latin: Uncta Theologica Seminarium Kerala|
|Location||Kannammoola, Thiruvananthapuram 695 011, Kerala., India
|Affiliations||Senate of Serampore College (University), Serampore, West Bengal, India|
Kerala United Theological Seminary (KUTS) is run by the Church of South India with an ecumenical outlook. It was founded in 1943, and is affiliated to the Senate of Serampore College (University), West Bengal. KUTS is located in Kannammoola in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Now the seminary is run by six Dioceses in Kerala - South Kerala, Central Kerala, East Kerala, Kochin and Malabar Diocese.
KUTS offers the degrees in following courses through the Senate of Serampore College.
- Integrated Bachelor of Divinity (I. B. D.)
- Bachelor of Divinity (B.D.)
- Master of Ministry (M. Min.)
- Doctor of Ministry (D. Min.)
KUTS is also a participating member in the Federated Faculty for Research in Religion and Culture (FFRRC) through which it offers two post-graduate courses: Master of Theology (M. Th.) and Doctor of Theology (D. Th.).
- The Rt. Rev. A. Dharmaraj Rasalam, Bishop in Church of South India, South Kerala Diocese, (Chairman)
- The Rt. Rev. K.G. Daniel, Bishop in Church of South India, East Kerala Diocese,
- The Rt. Rev. Thomas K. Oommen, Bishop in Church of South India, Madhya Kerala Diocese
- Bishop in Church of South India North Kerala Diocese
- The Rev. P.K. Mammen, Church of South India, North Kerala Diocese
- The Rev. P.U. Paulose, Church of South India, Madhya Kerala Diocese
- The Rev. Simon P. George, Church of South India, East Kerala Diocese
- Sri D. Lawrence, Church of South India, South Kerala Diocese
- The Rev. Royce Manoj, faculty representative
- The Rev. Thomas Shine, faculty representative
- Sri John Andrews, Treasurer
- The Rev. P.T. George, principal and secretary of the council
As per the regulations of the Senate of Serampore College (University), the faculty consists of scholars from different disciplines of theology. The faculty members are:
|List of Principals|
- The Rev. P.T. George
- Rev Dr M P Joseph BSc, BD, MTh, ThM, PhD
- The Rev. Ebenezer Shinekumar
- The Rev. A.R. Suseel
- The Rev. Vinod Allen
Theology and Ethics
- The Rev. John David Johnson
- Rev Dr Prinston Ben B A, B D, M Th, Th M, D Th
- Rev Dr Rajendra Babu B D , M Th, Ph D
- Rev Franklin Das C S , M A , B D, M Th
- Rev Johnson Peter Kunnamppally, B D , M Th
- Rev Livingston Singh, M A , B D , M Th
- Prof M P Joseph PhD
- Rev Dr George Oommen PhD
- Leslie Wilfrid Brown, The Kerala United Theological Seminary: a venture in union theological training in South India, Church Missionary Society.
- Leslie Brown, Three Worlds, One Word: Account of a Mission, Collings, 1981, p.64.
- M. J. Joseph, Federated Faculty for Research in Religion and Culture in Kerala - Glimpse Of The Past And A Leap Into The Future.