Taught course

Latin American Development

King's College London · International Development Institute

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree with 2:1 honours in such a related subject as international development, Latin American studies, politics or economics.

Applicants with substantial professional work experience in a Latin American country or in development-related work will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Latin American Development MSc combines a thorough grounding in development theory with an in-depth study of Latin America. By exploring the contemporary and historical experiences of this region, you will develop an understanding of the deep roots of social change and the background to current development challenges and policy debates.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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