Northumbria University

Northumbria University

International Development

Students explore contemporary issues, such as rights-based approaches, participatory methodologies, fairtrade, non governmental organisations (NGOs) and civil society, multi-sector partnerships, migration and advocacy.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree or international equivalent. English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based).

Course modules

Semester 1: Development theory in context; plus 1 chosen from; social research methods; security governance. Semester 2: Management and practice in development; plus 1 chosen from; comparative public administration; global policy; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 12 months
MSc Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4444