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MPhil in Development Studies

MPhil in Development Studies

University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
  • Degree MPhil
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 9 months

+ 6 others shortlisted this program

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The course is structured around 4 core papers and a number of option papers, so that study pathways suited to a range of differing interests and needs can be explored. Each of the core papers (development economics; institutions and development; sociology and politics of development; globalisation, business and development ) is taught by a member of development studies' academic staff. some option papers are full papers and some are half papers. students take 4 full papers (or their equivalent in half papers) concurrently. at least 2 papers must be core papers. one (full) option paper may be replaced by a 12,000 word dissertation. a number of option papers are shared with other mphil courses (economic and social history; planning, growth and regeneration, management, and politics.