M.A. Development Studies

University of Passau

Program Description

M.A. Development Studies

University of Passau



The programme addresses the worldwide need for experts in the expanding field of development research as well as for project managers in international development cooperation.

Who should study this degree programme?
This programme is particularly suitable for students with a first degree in social science and mid-career professionals in any development-related field. Qualified students from developing and emerging countries are particularly welcome.

Features

  • Programme entirely taught in English
  • Strong focus on quantitative and qualitative methods
  • Field research opportunities
  • Unique selection of language courses

Career prospects

Graduates are have a wide range of potential career paths within the development field, such as:

  • programme managers for local and international development organisations, including government agencies, non-governmental organisations and community groups
  • policy makers for bilateral and multilateral agencies, such as GIZ, the World Bank and the United Nations, as well as for civil society advocacy groups, as researchers and doctoral students, leading to an academic career
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 3, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2016
Duration
Duration
4 - 6 semesters
Full time
Price
Price
Free
Information
Deadline
June 30, 2016
your application must reach us by this date; this is not the date of posting!
Start date Oct. 2016
Place
Germany Passau, Bavaria
Application deadline June 30, 2016
your application must reach us by this date; this is not the date of posting!
End date Request Info
Duration 4 - 6 semesters
Price Free
No tuition fees