Taught course

International Development and Humanitarian Emergencies

Institution
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) · Development Studies Institute - DESTIN
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Good 2:1 in social science, or in another field with relevant work experience

Months of entry

October

Course content

This programme is based in the Department of International Development and offers the following benefits:

*Core courses that employ a political economy approach to examine the institutional roots of development and non-development. Also looking at the consequences and causes of humanitarian disasters and civil wars and the international, national and local responses
*Involvement in a practical policy project within an humanitarian aid agency, or another kind of humanitarian organisation.
*A choice of options from a wide range of highly rated courses within the Institute and in other departments specialising in political economy, public policy and management.
*Contact with a highly selective group of fellow students, bringing practical experience from all over the world.
*The development of analytical skills that have secured past students promising professional careers in public, private and voluntary agencies dealing with development problems at both national and international levels.

Information for international students

IELTS 7.0

Fees and funding

LSE Graduate Support Scheme

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Office
Email
stu.rec@lse.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7955 6613