Welcome to The Reformed Theological Seminary, Mkar

The Mission of the RTS is to train men for the ordained Ministry of the Word and Sacraments for the Church, and to provide the Biblical, theological, personal and spiritual foundations that are required of pastors, chaplains and teachers for faithful ministry in today’s world.

Our Objectives
  • To provide a sound reformed theological training to our students.
  • To develop and promote research at both national and international levels.
  • To facilitate love, unity and partnership among churches, other communities and institutions.
  • To produce manpower such as teachers and Pastors for the Church and other organisations.
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Rev. J. T. Weor, Ph.D

Our Service

We provide a sound reformed theological training to our students.

Our Courses

The RTS offers two kinds of courses in Theology: the Diploma course and Bachelor Degree. All these courses are affiliated to the University of Calabar.

Bachelor of Arts Religious Studies

The Christian Religious Studies programme is designed to cover theology, history, and sociology as well as other religious traditions

The Women School

Prepares students' wives to be able to give the desired purposeful leadership and spiritual guidance to the Women Fellowship in their subsequent ministries.

Entry Requirements

Either the West African School Certificate (WASC) or the General Certificate of Education (GCE), SSCE, NECO with at least Five Credit level passes

General Instructions

An applicant who seeks to enroll for (BA) Religious Studies must follow this procedure. Pay to UBA and into this account: Reformed Theological Seminary Mkar


On admission, the Seminary usually expects all fresh students to complete their registration forms and all other forms prior to the time of registration.

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Our Leaders

Meet our NKST Synod leadership

Rev. D. Z. Anza
Rev. D. Z. Anza


Rev. N. A. Adure
Rev. N. A. Adure

Vice President

Rev. E. M. Shir

General Secretary

Rev. T. A. Targba

Assistant General Secretary








Total Projects

Our Principal Staff

We provide a sound reformed theological training to our students

Rev. P. I. Orngu

Deputy Rector

Rev. S. T. Dugeri

Director, Women School

Rev J. I. Tyonongo, Ph. D

Director of Academics

Rev Dr. J. T. Iorkighir

Director of Graduate School

RTS Nuggets

Our Blog

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Reformed Theological Seminary, Mkar

Women in Church Ministry

The role of women in church ministry throughout history cannot be overemphasized. However, their role has never been free from controversy. The Controversy may be defined based on doctrinal issues and on individual churches.

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The Ministry of the Word

The foundation of all Christian ministry is Jesus himself: who he is and what he said and did. The writers of the New Testament portray the ministry of Jesus in scenes of teaching and proclaiming the gospel, healing the sick, feeding the hungry, serving and self-offering

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The Contributions

Mbaitsoughve literary means the chosen. In the real sense of the word, Mbaitsoughve is a composition of all pastors' wives of NKST Churches worldwide. Mbaitsoughve also embraces delegates from various classis of NKST.

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