University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

International Development

This course offers advanced cross-disciplinary training in development history, theory, research methods, and practical applications in a wide range of topics and geographical regions; it is suitable for graduates from a wide range of academic backgrounds who are interested in understanding development, and for professionals working in national and international NGOs, government departments, and other development activists seeking social science perspectives on their work.

Entry requirements

Good social sciences degree, 2.1 or equivalent required; candidates from other disciplines are considered; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 6.0 in all skills), or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules include: Contemporary world development; development perspectives; other optional modules.

Sponsorship information

UEA offers a limited number of scholarships each year to qualified international students; these awards are based on academic merit.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 5,900 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,950 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01603 591515