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International Development, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #192 (WUR) Norwich, United Kingdom
Choose this International Development programme offered by University of East Anglia and prepare for a career in sustainable international development with a degree that explores the social, political, and economic dimensions of the field. 

Overview

On this International Development programme offered by University of East Anglia you’ll develop a thorough understanding of contemporary issues in international development. At the same time you’ll have the chance to explore key related academic disciplines such as anthropology, politics, economics and geography. Your dissertation allows you to study a topic of your own choice in depth, under the supervision of a faculty member.

You’ll also have the chance to develop a range of skills that are valued by employers, including research skills, the ability to analyse data, prepare reports, give presentations, and work as part of a team.

You’ll be taught by academic staff whose research is internationally renowned. We’re actively involved in research across the globe, working with many national and international development agencies.

Our flexible approach to learning enables you to explore your interests and strengths, graduating with a world-class degree in international development.

Careers Destinations:

  • United Nations World Food Programme
  • International NGOs
  • Government (both UK and foreign)
  • British Red Cross
  • Oxfam

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence in International Development and Geography
  • Introduction to Development Studies
  • Humanitarian Communication 
  • Introduction To Economics Of Development 
  • Introduction To Human Geography 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

  • A Level ABB or BBB with an A in the Extended Project
  • International Baccalaureate 32 points
  • Scottish Highers AAABB
  • Scottish Advanced Highers BCC
  • Irish Leaving Certificate 3 subjects at H2, 3 subjects at H3
  • Access Course Pass the Access to HE Diploma with Distinction in 30 credits at level 3 and Merit in 15 credits at Level 3
  • BTEC DDM. Excludes BTEC Public Services, BTEC Uniformed Services and BTEC Business Administration.
  • European Baccalaureate 75%

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    15600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Norwich

  • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

 

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