The University of Sussex was named the best university in the world for Development Studies this week (QS World University Rankings by Subject), leapfrogging Harvard University, one of the most esteemed universities in the world, for top spot.
Learn more about the Development Studies MA at Sussex below and, if you wish to apply, arrange a free consultation with SI-UK today.
Development Studies MA at Sussex
By choosing to study Development Studies at Sussex you will develop a deep understanding of the main debates in development, approaching problems with creativity, confidence and working collaboratively. The end result will see you able to tackle some of the 21st century’s most pressing challenges in the form of inequality, sustainability and security.
100% of students who graduated from Sussex’s Institute of Development Studies were in work or further study six months after graduating. They went on to find employment in varied roles such as:
- aid effectiveness specialist, Korea International Cooperation Agency
- campaigner, Greenpeace
- consultant, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization
How long does it last?
The course lasts 1-year full-time and 2-years part-time.
What are the entry requirements?
International students are required to hold a bachelors degree in a social sciences or related subject area. An IELTS score of 7.0 is also required.