MSc Development Studies
The main objective of the programme is to provide society with renowned social scientists in the different spheres of development studies. The programme assists scholars in finding solutions to social, environmental, personal, business as well as governmental problems. In addition to teaching students how to think critically and argue persuasively, they are also equipped through the programme with valuable job-related skills, methods of research, communication techniques, and data analysis and interpretation. The programme also targets enhancing students’ understanding of how cultural, economic, political and social phenomena influence human behavior. Through the programme, students can contribute to finding solutions for all of the major policy issues of our day, including: climate change, globalisation, economic development, immigration, urban planning and healthcare. Hence, the program opens a remarkable choice of career possibilities in business, banking and finance, energy sector, health sector, public policy, international organizations and the non-profit sector.