You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in the social sciences or a related subject. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.
Months of entry
Gain a solid grounding in the concepts and skills needed to engage in debates on poverty and development. You’ll become familiar with the main theories of development and poverty reduction in development.
Through the interdisciplinary perspective at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), where you’ll be based, you approach these issues with confidence. You’ll gain a practical understanding of how techniques of research and inquiry create and interpret knowledge.
Qualification and course duration
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