Individual modules, Certificate, Diploma, BA, MA, accredited by Durham University

Get equipped for ground-breaking mission among people at the edges. Explore our unique undergraduate and postgraduate options.

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“I have been blown away by the exciting approach to the teaching and learning experience that CMS offers.”

Jo Criscenti
MA student

Portrait of Joanna Criscenti

“My vision for the whole programme is to infuse the church with greater creativity.

“What we offer is this cross-cultural lens and to always be looking to the marginalised, the ones in whom Jesus was most interested – and to be going beyond the boundaries of where church has been to see where Jesus is.

Dr Cathy Ross
Oxford Pioneer Mission Training Leader

“We’re hoping to create a movement of post-colonial missionaries who will be able to work across cultures and races.”

Dr Harvey Kwiyani
African Christianity Programme Lead

What our students say

“You come across other pioneers from all over the world. It’s good to be able to journey with others.”

Christine Cattanach
Certificate student

“It’s been a brilliant course. It’s introduced introduced me to African leaders, thinkers, theologians who I just wouldn’t have discovered by myself.”

Felix Aremo
Certificate student

Why train with Church Mission Society?

Be understood.

A course by pioneers for pioneers. We get it and we will help you help others get it. Our students discover a language that works.

Be recognised.

The pioneering gift should be recognised and appreciated. Our qualifications are accredited by Durham University.

Be trusted.

A whole 200+ year mission community and a vast network behind you who believe in you.

Be supported.

You can’t do this alone. You'll be part of a dynamic learning community and wider network of pioneer hubs and friends.

Be you.

Connect and learn with others like you who have discovered the freedom of not fitting in.

Book your place today

Find out more about Pioneer Mission Training with Church Mission Society

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