Course Information

Leadership Core is a certificate course to train and equip local church leaders to be effective ministers in their contexts. This is a collaborative initiative of DST in partnership with local churches in Delhi to provide a common platform for church leaders to come together in a united effort to reach the city.

Leadership Core is aimed towards professionals, lay leaders and others involved in ministry who are looking to be more equipped in their knowledge and understanding of the Bible, basic theology and ministry skills.


  • Designed to provide theological framework and skills for practical ministry
  • Interactive and relational teaching environment by instructors familiar with ministry in city contexts
  • Learning community of leaders from different churches in the city
  • Suitable for working professionals and those with time constraints
  • Cost effective with options to pay per course, half-yearly or annually at affordable costs


  • 11 courses over the year with each course having classes on 2 days every month. Classes on one weekend every month - full day Saturday (10 am – 6 pm) and half day Sunday (2 pm – 7 pm), a total of 12 hours per course
  • Programme starts from January to December 
  • Cohort System (one group of students for the whole year) with sign-up once a year
  • Assigned readings and one short written assignment to be completed by students for each course
  • Certificate provided by Delhi School of Theology on successful completion of the course and finishing all course requirements


For Prospective Students


Course Schedule