University of Bradford

University of Bradford

International Development Management

This course provides students with the critical and analytical skills to enable them to operate effectively in international development environments. Covering macro and micro level perspectives, the course offers rich insights into the challenges of contemporary development theory, policy and management. The course is structured around the compulsory core modules with flexibility built in through the optional course units chosen by students to meet their own objectives and interests.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree (2.2 Honours or above) UK system or comparative result if outside UK. The University also gives serious consideration to applicants with non-traditional backgrounds and take relevant social science work experience into consideration. Level of English required for non-native speakers: IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent (with sub-tests not lower then 5.5).

Course modules

Modules include: Issues in development theory; issues in development policy; dissertation in international development management. Option modules: project planning and management 1; project finance and appraisal; economic growth and development; strategic management in the public sector; fragile states and the security-development nexus; international politics and security studies; conflict resolution theory; introduction to African politics; human resource management and development; project planning and management 2; international economics; public policy analysis and management; natural resource governance, conflict and co-operation; applied conflict resolution skills; gender conflict and development.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Recognised by ESRC for pool awards; overseas students tend to be funded by the British Council, World Bank, European Union, employer and other aid organisations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,990 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,140 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,990 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,990 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,990 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bradford Bradford BD7 1DP Yorkshire and the Humber

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