MASTER OF DEVELOPMENT STUDIES BY COURSEWORK (42 Credits)
The Master of Development Studies is a multidisciplinary programme that sets to provide solid grounding in development from theoretical, conceptual, historical and contemporary perspectives, as well as a good grasp of empirical research, policy analysis, and development in practice particularly applicable to development scholars, practitioners and policymakers. The programme exposes students to development theories and a wide range of topics related to development. The students are also trained to conduct research in development studies.
A Bachelor degree with a minimum of CGPA 3.0 or equivalent and sufficient knowledge of development studies or relevant field.
CORE COURSES (24 Credits)
OPTIONAL COURSES (A+B)
(A) AT LEAST 3 OPTIONAL COURSES (9 Credits)
(B) NOT MORE THAN 3 OPTIONAL COURSES (9 Credits)
Minimum: 2 Semesters
Maximum: 8 Semesters
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS (For International Applicants)
Minimum TOEFL score of 550 or;
Minimum IELTS overall band score of 5.5