The academics of Aberdeen's theology department are genuinely caring, decent and committed teachers. Besides lecturing interesting topics, they participate thoroughly in the community and life of the student body. The academics here interact in a friendly and caring manner. These professors are friends, not just colleagues. Real fellowship will be felt within the department. Meanwhile, the workload and intellectual challenge of the MTh courses is very high. These kind teachers work you hard. Put in the effort and just one year with Aberdeen's theology department will develop you dramatically.