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MA in Development Studies: apply now!

Discussion in 'Jukwaa la Elimu (Education Forum)' started by Maxence Melo, Apr 3, 2011.

  1. Maxence Melo

    Maxence Melo JF Founder Staff Member

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    A 15.5 months programme starting 5 September 2011.

    The ISS is a University Institute of Erasmus University Rotterdam and based in The Hague, the Netherlands.


    In a globalizing world development studies has to deal with the interconnectedness of societies on the one hand and with regional and local specifities on the other. It examines societal change within a historical, comparative and global perspective and translates insights into strategies for development. The MA in Development studies offers 15 specializations within this interdisciplinary field:

    • Agriculture and Rural Development
    • Children and Youth Studies
    • Conflict, Reconstruction and Human Security
    • Development Research
    • Economics of Development
    • Environment and Sustainable Development
    • Governance and Democracy
    • Human Rights, Development and Social Justice
    • International Political Economy and Development
    • Local Development Strategies
    • Population, Poverty and Social Development
    • Poverty Studies and Policy Analysis
    • Public Policy and Management
    • Women, Gender, Development
    • Work, Employment and Globalization
    At ISS students learn to be critical, to analyze development, to translate insights into plans and concrete action, and to participate with confidence in debates on development.

    Over 11,000 students studied one of the specializations and still consider their time at ISS as a "life-changing experience".

    Apply now![SIZE=+0] It is a unique experience!

    Application deadline is 1 July 2011
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