City, University of London

City, University of London

Grant Making, Philanthropy and Social Investment

This course reflects the increasing interest in effective and transparent funding; students develop a clear understanding of the principles and practice of social investment of all descriptions.

Entry requirements

Good 1st degree or related professional qualification or minimum 3 years' relevant experience.

Course modules

Introduction to learning; voluntary sector policy; resource management; marketing and fundraising; strategy, diversity and governance; shadowing/fieldwork exercise; principles and practices in grant making; management of grant making.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time weekend - 6 months
PgDip Part-time weekend - 13 months
MSc Part-time weekend £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 19 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7040 5060