King's College London, University of London
Environment and Development
This programme enables students to gain an advanced understanding of the relationship between development problems and environmental issues, grounded in differing regional contexts; it involves the critical appraisal of paradigms generated in the North from the viewpoint of the South and the detailed study of paradigms emerging in the South.
A Minimum standard is a 2.1 degree or international equivalent, e.g. GPA of 3.3 from a US university; candidates who do not achieve a 2.1 but have professional or voluntary experience may also be considered; mature candidates are considered favourably.
Modules include: Practising social research; development and environmentalism in the south; environment, livelihoods and development in the south; advanced quantitative and spatial methods in human geography; plus optional modules.
Assessment is by essay, presentation, lab work and occasionally by examination. The three-month dissertation is compulsory and can be taken overseas or in the UK.
Varied including Research Councils, University of London Scholarships, departmental bursaries and career development loans; for overseas students Chevening Scholarships are available from the British Council; overseas students can also apply for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarships Scheme (CSSS).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,040 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 17,040 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,260 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,260 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Strand Campus||Westminster||WC2R 2LS||South East|
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts and Sciences Admissions (CASA)
020 7848 1977/7203