Taught course

Conflict, Governance and Development

Institution
University of York · Department of Politics
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Eligible applicants have, or are soon to complete, a Bachelors degree at 2:1 or above. Eligible applicants have, or are soon to complete, a Bachelors degree at 2:1 or above. We are willing to consider applications from students with lower qualifications, particularly when the student has high marks in relevant modules or appropriate professional experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Development is an inherently political process of change that tests human relationships.

By exploring these relationships you’ll see the connections between violent and non-violent conflict, processes of development, and how they relate to the governance of our modern world.

You’ll get to examine key conflict and development case studies and apply major theories of international development to deepen your understanding of local, national and global processes of change as part of this dynamic course.

Enjoy vibrant discussions and debate across two core modules that are designed to draw the very most from our department’s in-depth research experience, which spans the Middle East, Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, South-East Asia and Eastern Europe.

It’s a course that attracts students with experience in conflict and development practice from around the world, so you also learn and benefit from each other’s knowledge and experience.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
pol-grad-group@york.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1904 323561