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Professional Development in Volunteer Management, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #201 (WUR) ,
The Professional Development in Volunteer Management course at University of Dundee degree aims to enhance good practice in the management of volunteers by presenting a range of frameworks, models and theories to help participants increase knowledge and skills in volunteer management and in professional development.


The Professional Development in Volunteer Management course at University of Dundee has been developed in consultation with third sector organisations, practitioners and managers in order to enhance opportunities for continuing professional development in managing volunteers.

This course will help you to develop more effective practice in your own profession. You will be required to study your own practice; to explore ways in which you can test new ideas and to explore modules of continuing professional development, applying them to your own circumstances.


The BA Professional Development course is a work based course designed to widen access to learning from a range of professional contexts including management, administration, further education, community engagement, social work and health, in public, voluntary and private sector agencies. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description
      2 - 6 Years 
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leading Inquiry 
  • Professional Project 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • The Programme has flexible entry and exit requirements to allow you to enter at a level appropriate to your education and experience.  
  • The Programme has two levels, matched to the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework levels 8 and 9.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4000 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4000 GBP per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1250 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 GBP per module and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Dundee

  • 787 - 1500 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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