University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

International Social Development

This course offers a comprehensive overview of social development, combining academic and theoretical perspectives with more practical and policy-focused approaches; key themes include vulnerability and social exclusion, poverty, gender relations and mainstreaming, and social analysis; particular attention is paid to issues such as social equality, education, migration, health provision and policy, the implications of the HIV/AIDS pandemic and the role of civil society.

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: Gender, diversity and social development; social analysis for international development; other optional modules.

Sponsorship information

UEA offers a limited number of scholarships to qualified UK, EU and international students each year; 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