University of Manchester

University of Manchester

International Development

The MSc International Development is both a course in its own right and an umbrella structure that houses a range of more specialised master's courses, each of which explores a key dimension of international development under four broad thematic headings: global political economy, governance and management, poverty and inequality, and the environment.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a Bachelors degree with a minimum of classification of Second Class Honours Upper Division (2:1) or its international equivalent. Admission of candidates who do not meet this criterion may be approved if satisfactory evidence of postgraduate study, research or professional experience can be provided. Please contact the School's admissions office for further guidance. pplicants whose first language is not English should meet the following language requirements:
IELTS overall score of 6.5 with a minimum writing score of 6.5 and 6 in the other subsections
TOEFL iBT overall score of 90 with a score of 22 in the written section and 20 in the other subsections

Course modules

The Politics and Governance of Development, Development Fundamentals, Development Research Work and Employment in the Global Economy Globalisation, Trade and Development, Environment, Climate Change and Development, Industrial Competitiveness and Global Transformation, Global Political Economy, Work and Employment in the Global Economy, Poverty and Development, Globalisation, Trade and Developmen, Reconstruction and Development, Conflict Analysis, Civil Society & Public Action, Critical Issues in Urban Inequality, Climate Change, Disasters and Responses, Environment, Climate Change and Development, Global Inequalities and Social Development, Gender & Development, Planning and Managing Development, Contemporary Issues in Development Finance
Humanitarianism and Conflict Response: Inquiries

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 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: 
Global Development Institute
Telephone number: 
+44 (0)161 275 0969