Masters Degree in Humanities and Social Sciences in Bangladesh

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Humanities and Social Sciences

A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

Humanities and social sciences is the perfect area of study for students who are looking to learn a huge variety of skills which might prepare them for unparalleled freedom when it comes to choosing which industry they’d like to work in.

Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh, is a sovereign country in South Asia. With a population exceeding 150 million people, it is the eighth most populous country in the world.

Top Master Programs in Humanities and Social Sciences in Bangladesh 2017

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Master of Education

BRAC University
Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2017 Bangladesh Dhaka + 1 more

The nationally recognized MEd/PGD is a one-year program that provides government officials, private individuals and working professionals a rich and diverse learning environment to explore educational theory and practice within a Bangladeshi context. [+]

Best Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Bangladesh 2017. BRAC INSTITUTE OF EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT The BRAC Institute of Educational Development, BRAC University has been involved in the field of education since its establishment in 2004 as a part of BRAC and BRAC University. Since its inception it has been contributing to the overall improvement of the national education system in Bangladesh. Over the years it has been flourishing by taking on new challenges and opportunities in fulfilling the overarching societal goals of fighting poverty, building human capital and enabling people to realize their potential. Mission BIED, BU aims to improve quality, equity and efficiency in the education system through research and development, capacity-building and training, policy dialogue and advocacy. Masters of Education (MEd) The nationally recognized MEd/PGD is a one-year program that provides government officials, private individuals and working professionals a rich and diverse learning environment to explore educational theory and practice within a Bangladeshi context. Its tailored pedagogy also helps develop students’ competencies in areas such as leadership and management, academic and educational research, curriculum and development, advanced skills in communication, critical thinking and analysis to lead to whole school improvement. Eligibility Mid-career professionals working in government educational system and institutions, as well as in NGO and private educational institutions. Applicants must have a total of 15 years of study and at least a bachelor’s degree from a recognized/accredited institution in any discipline (with no third class/division or CGPA below 2.5. English is the medium of instruction and... [-]

Master in Development Management and Practice

BRAC University
Campus Full time 16 months September 2017 Bangladesh Dhaka

MDMP is an innovative, cross-disciplinary, graduate program that combines classroom teaching on the latest advances in development theory and practice with hands-on field experience. The program has been developed in collaboration with the Earth Institute at Columbia University, USA and belongs to the Global Network of Master’s in Development Practice. [+]

MASTERS IN DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT AND PRACTICE BRAC Institute of Governance and Development received a grant from the MacArthur Foundation in 2009 to establish a professional master degree in development practice. The program was launched in January 2011 for the first time in Bangladesh seeking proper approval from University Grants Commission (UGC). MDMP is an innovative, cross-disciplinary, graduate program that combines classroom teaching on the latest advances in development theory and practice with hands-on field experience. The program has been developed in collaboration with the Earth Institute at Columbia University, USA and belongs to the Global Network of Master’s in Development Practice. Course Description & Structure This is a day time 42 credit program. The duration of the program is 16 months including field internship. Students are required to take 42 credits to fulfill the requirements for the Masters in Development Management and Practice (MDMP) program. These include three Foundation courses (1 credit each), twelve core courses (3 credits each), and a field internship with a written report (3 credits). Semester I MDP 311: Basic Economics MDP 312: Basic Development Economics MDP 313: Basic Statistics MDP 620: Sustainable Agricultural Practice MDP 621: Poverty, Livelihoods, Food and Nutrition Security MDP 622: Urbanization, Urban Dynamics and Development MDP 623: Environment and Climate Change: Introduction, Adaptation and Mitigation Semester II MDP 624: Governance and Public Policy for Sustainable Development MDP 625: Sustainable Livelihood – Concepts, Institutions and Policies MDP 626: Health Development and Health System Management MDP 627: Management I (Program Management for Sustainable... [-]

Master of Development Studies

BRAC University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Bangladesh Dhaka

BIGD has designed the Master of Development Studies (MDS) program to provide an in-depth understanding of development concepts and issues from a broad inter-disciplinary perspective. On satisfactory completion of the program, students will be able to approach and analyze development issues in the context of globalization, economic transformation, and social, cultural and political changes. [+]

Best Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Bangladesh 2017. MASTER OF DEVELOPMENT STUDIES The 21st century world is experiencing drastic economic, social, cultural, political, technological, and environmental changes. These changes have far reaching global implications for poverty, economic growth, social harmony and political stability. This is especially true for developing countries, where these changed are posing fresh challenges in human development. There are no simple answers to these problems, yet the quest for sustainable human development remains a matter of utmost importance. Development is the instrument as well as the process through which people strive to achieve the goals of peace and prosperity. A systematic and multi-disciplinary examination of the factors affecting development is essential for identifying appropriate policies and processes necessary for the promotion of equitable and sustainable development. BIGD has designed the Master of Development Studies (MDS) program to provide an in-depth understanding of development concepts and issues from a broad inter-disciplinary perspective. On satisfactory completion of the program, students will be able to approach and analyze development issues in the context of globalization, economic transformation, and social, cultural and political changes. The program keeps provision for a wide range of elective courses so that students can pursue their studies in accordance with their respective academic interests and career objectives. The program will prepare graduates for higher studies or to pursue fulfilling careers in teaching, research, consultancy and management in organizations with development goals and objectives. Course Content The Master of Development Studies (MDS) is a postgraduate... [-]