Taught course

Development Studies

Institution
University of Cambridge · School of the Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

At least a high 2.1 in the applicant's first degree (CPGA 3.7 out of 4.0 in the US system), together with a brief statement of intent explaining why the applicant wishes to do the course and how it fits in with his/her future plans.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Political Economy; Role of Institutions; Culture and Religion; Gender Issues; Globalisation; East Asia; South Asia; Latin America; Agriculture, Industry and Finance. Optional courses are offered by the departments/faculties of Economics; Land Economy; Management Studies; Social Anthropology; Finance; and Latin American Studies.

Information for international students

Large number of international students on course. For English language requirements please see online Prospectus at www.admin.cam.ac.uk/univ/gsprospectus

Fees and funding

Government, international agencies, scholarship foundations, self-funded.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations25
Written coursework / continuous assessment75

Course contact details

Name
Administrative Secretary
Email
devstudies-adm@lists.cam.ac.uk
Phone
01223 337158
Fax
01223 337158