Programs Offered

Certificate of Theology (C.Th.)

NITS offers C. Th. fully in the Nepali language. This program is designed for those who have the vision to serve in the kingdom of God. We do not have any specific academic requirements for this course, but the candidate must have the ability to read and write in the Nepali language. This course’s minimum duration is two years, but the candidates may contact the Seminary to complete this course at their own pace. All the classes will be conducted online. A student must send a recommendation from a pastor or a representative.

C.Th. Curriculum

First Semester
1. 0verview of the New Testament
2. Overview of the Old Testament
3. Life and Ministry of Jesus Christ
4. Spiritual formation
5. Ethics for Christian Leaders

Second Semester
1. Nepali Church History
2. Introduction to Christian Theology
3. Biblical Worship and Liturgy
4. Jesus Christ in the Old Testament
5. Christian Counseling

Third Semester
1. History of Israel
2. An Introduction to Church History
3. Four Gospels
4. Pauline Epistles
5. Introduction to Christian Education

Fourth Semester
1. Evangelism
2. Book of Acts
3. Christian Marriage and Family
4. Introduction to Church Leadership
5. Introduction to Biblical Preaching

Bachelor of Theology (B.Th.)

NITS offers B.Th. in the Nepali language for all the Nepali-speaking pastors and emerging leaders who have the vision to serve, train, and equip Nepali churches across the globe. This course’s minimum duration is four years, but the candidates may contact the Seminary to complete this course at their own pace. The applicant must have a higher secondary education degree or C.Th. to apply for a B.Th. degree. All the classes will be conducted online.  

B.Th. Curriculum

First Semester
1. OT Survey
2. NT Survey
3. Study Methods
4. Introduction to Spiritual Formation
5. Introduction to Christian Ethics

  • Second Semester
    1. Nepali Church History
    2. An Introduction to the World Religions
    3. Pentateuch 
  • 4. Doctrine of God and Creations
  • 5. Christian Care and Counseling
  • Third Semester
    1. Historical Books
    2. A Basic Hebrew Grammar
    3. Four Gospel
  • 4. Pauline Epistles
    5. Foundation to Christian Education

Fourth Semester
1. Church Planting and Evangelism
2. The Book of Acts
3. Christian Marriage and Family
4. Christian Leadership
5. Introduction to Hermeneutics

Fifth Semester
1. Early Church History
2. Introduction to Mission
3. Poetic Books
4. General Epistles
5. Spiritual Warfare

Sixth Semester
1. Doctrine of Church and Polity
2. Children and Youth Ministry
3. Introduction to Apologetics
4. Medieval Church History
5. Cross Cultural Communication

Seventh Semester
1. Prophetic Books
2. Homiletics 
3. Doctrine of Christ and Salvation
4. Reformation and Modern Church History
5. Mission and Culture

Eighth Semester
1. Doctrine of Last Things and Holy Spirit
2. Theology of Mission
3. Cult and Heresy
4. Basic Greek Grammar
5. Discipleship

Master of Divinity (M.Div.)

We offer M.Div. classes fully in the Nepali language for all the students. This course’s minimum duration is three years, but the candidates may contact the Seminary to complete this course at their own pace. We require students to have B.Th. or equivalent degree to get enrolled for M.Div. classes. All the classes will be conducted online. 

The program produces the leaders those who are preparing for pastoral ministry and other Christian ministries through providing theological studies with an emphasis in biblical studies. The MDiv is also appropriate for those who desire to pursue ThM or PhD degrees. The MDiv is a three-year program within which students must obtain a minimum of 90 credits.

M.Div. Curriculum

First Year

First Semester
1. OT Old Testament Introduction (3)
2. PT Homiletics (3)
3. RC Academic Writing and Research Methodology (3) 
4. ST Theology Proper and Anthropology (3) 
5. NT Biblical Greek Grammar I (3)
Total Semester Credits 15

Second Semester
1. NT Biblical Greek Grammar II (3)
2. OT A Critical Study on the Pentateuch (3)
3. NT New Testament Introduction (3)
4. MI Introduction to Missiology (3)
5. HT Ancient Church History (3)
Total Semester Credits 15

Second Year

Third Semester
1. OT Biblical Hebrew Grammar I (3)
2. NT A Critical Study on the Gospels (3)
3. ST Christology and Soteriology (3)
4. PT Christian Leadership and Discipleship (3)
5. HT Medieval Church History (3)
Total Semester Credits 15

Fourth Semester
1. OT Biblical Hebrew Grammar II (3)
2. OT A Critical Study on Poetic books (3)
3. NT Christ and Salvation (3)
4. MI Cultural Anthropology (3)
5. ST Apologetics (3)
Total Semester Credits 15

Third Year

Fifth Semester
1. ST An Intro. to Christian Ethics (3)
2. NT A Critical Study on ACTS and Pauline Theology (3)
3. HT Reformation to Modern Church History (3)
4. ST Ecclesiology, Pneumatology and Eschatology (3)
5. PT Pastoral Care and Counseling (3)
Total Semester Credits 15

Sixth Semester
1. OT A Study on Historical books and Prophetic Response in Israelite Society (3)
2. NT Theology of General Epistles (3)
3. ST Creed and Confession (3)
4. PT Pastoral Theology (3)
5. MI Church Planting and Evangelism (3)
Total Semester Credits 15

Thesis Writing - Total = 3 credit hours

Course Distribution of M.Div. Program

Old Testament Theology
1. Biblical Hebrew Grammar I
2. Biblical Hebrew Grammar II
3. Old Testament Introduction
4. A Study on the Pentateuch
5. A Study on the Historical books and Prophetic Response in Israelite society
6. A Study on Poetic Books
Total = 18 Credit hours

New Testament Theology
1. Biblical Greek Grammar I
2. Biblical Greek Grammar II
3. New Testament Introduction
4. A Study on the Gospels
5. Acts and Pauline Theology
6. Theology of General Epistles
7. Christ and Salvation (Rev. Joshua)
Total = 18 Credit hours

Systematic Theology
1. Theology Proper and Anthropology
2. Christology and Soteriology
3. Ecclesiology, Pneumatology and Eschatology
4. An Introduction to Christian Ethics
Total = 18 Credit hours

Practical Theology
1. Homiletics
2. Christian Leadership and Discipleship
3. Pastoral Care and Counseling
4. Pastoral Theology
Total = 12 Credit hours

Missiology
1. Introduction to Missiology
2. Cultural Anthropology
3. Church Planting and Evangelism
Total = 9 Credit hours

Historical Theology
1. Ancient Church History
2. Medieval Church History
3. Reformation to Modern Church History
4. Creed and Confession
Total = 9 Credit hours

Required
Academic Writing and Research Methodology
Total = 3 Credit hours

Every year the research paper has been done. The students should finish three research project within three years.
One more course is needed to add.