University of Manchester

University of Manchester

International Development (Development Management)

This programme focuses on the analysis of management, planning and policy-making aspects of the development process; it is designed for social science graduates or for those working in a variety of institutions including central and local government, parastatal organisations, non-governmental organisations and multilateral or bilateral aid agencies involved in the management of development activities in developing countries; it aims to blend theory and practice and seeks to explain policy behaviour through an integrated approach, drawing on a range of disciplinary perspectives.

Sponsorship information

Students at the Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM) are often funded by their national governments or their employers, or are self-financing their studies; they also traditionally benefit from a number of additional funding options from the following sources: UK Department for International Development/Foreign and Commonwealth Office (including DfID/ACU Shared Scholarship Schemes); British Council; World Bank/International Development Agency; Bilateral aid agencies (SIDA, CIDA, GTZ, NORAD, FINNIDA, etc.); United Nations (UNDP, UNESCO, UNICEF, UNFPA, WHO, FAO, etc.); European Union; 
 church, educational and other trusts; regional development banks.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 18,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (EU) 27 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (England) 27 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 9,250 per Year 1 (International) 27 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 27 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 27 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 27 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Environment, Education and Development
Telephone number: 
0161 275 2814