Development Studies is a vibrant field concerned with processes of change such as social and economic, political and cultural and the major policy challenges that present the efforts to overcome poverty and insecurity. The program provides a stable interdisciplinary social science formation and develops students’ capacities for independent and critical inquiry.
North Palmerston is home to many reputed Institutions as Massey University, Universal college of Learning and International Pacific College. Students from different parts of the world come to these institutes for Higher studies. These institutions have made Palmerston an important base for tertiary Education.
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Development studies at Massey is ranked in the top 100 in the world in the QS World University Rankings. [+]
Development studies at Massey is ranked in the top 100 in the world in the QS World University Rankings.Advance straight from your bachelor’s degree
The Master of International Development is a 180-credit course that can follow on immediately from your bachelor’s degree.Deepen your understanding to effect change
You will gain an advanced understanding of how the global economic, social, political and environmental forces affect people and shape different parts of the world. These insights will allow you to recognise where inequalities lie and identify strategies to help overcome poverty and enhance human wellbeing.Learn from experts in the field
Massey University was, in 1989, the first university in New Zealand to offer postgraduate qualifications in development studies. We’ve built on that reputation by developing world-class courses in international development.... [-]