University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Gender and International Development

This interdisciplinary programme covers all of the major aspects of gender and international development, critiquing theory and practice that shows no awareness of gender differences; as well as addressing theoretical approaches to the field, the course explicitly teaches skills of analysis and research.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree in any social science, humanities or science subject; relevant work experience (e.g. in non-governmental organisations and international organisations) may be taken into account; English language: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL iBT 92, PTE 62, CAE 60+ or CPE.

Course modules

Core courses: Gender, imperialism and international development; gender analysis and development practice; feminist epistemologies in action; 2 options from: contemporary feminist theory; gender and migration; gender, law and development; social identities in colonial societies; feminist media studies; body/work; or other courses approved by centre.

Assessment methods

Assessment by 5 5000-word essays for diploma plus, for Master's, 15000-word dissertation.

Sponsorship information

British Chevening awards (apply through local British Council offices); past students have obtained awards from World Bank; Soros Foundation; Ford Foundation; Commonwealth Scholarships.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,400 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 16,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Part-time £ 3,700 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MA Part-time £ 8,330 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

PG Admissions
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02476 524585