University of Reading

University of Reading

Development Finance

This course is aimed at early or mid-career development professionals with work experience in the government or NGO sectors or financial institutions in developing or transition economies. The principal distinguishing feature of this course is the focus on the use of finance as an instrument for economic development and poverty alleviation in the context of developing countries.

Entry requirements

A first degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) in a subject which includes a significant element of economics and/or
accounting/finance required.

Course modules

Modules include: Development finance; microfinance; appraisal of agricultural and rural development projects; macroeconomics for developing countries; research and study skills for independent learning.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,600 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289