Taught course

Migration and Global Development

University of Sussex · School of Global Studies

Entry requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in a relevant social sciences subject such as anthropology, development studies, geography, international relations, politics, sociology, or law. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry


Course content

Do you want to know more about the reasons why people migrate from the Global South? Is it because aid and development initiatives fail to meet their stated goals?

Our interdisciplinary approach gives you a distinctive and critical grounding in international development and migration studies. Learning from our faculty who have detailed and extensive knowledge from working in the field, you’ll gain an advanced understanding of the complex relationship between migration and development.

You’ll benefit from our extensive, world-renowned expertise in international development and migration studies. You’ll become part of the research community of the internationally recognised Sussex Centre for Migration Research, located within the School of Global Studies.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

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