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Course description

This course engages with the challenges of international development in today’s complex world. You’ll develop skills and knowledge relating to development research and practice. The course includes a 10-day field class currently in Nepal or Kenya providing hands-on experience of research.

The cost of the compulsory field class is included in your tuition e International Development MA provides high quality, in-depth teaching dedicated to preparing students for careers in development research and practice in the public and private sectors as well as for further academic study. Central to this agenda is a commitment to ensuring our students engage with development theory alongside development practice.

Our emphasis on applied knowledge and skills is developed through professional skills, field-class and placement work which ensures our students develop the practical and theoretical skills needed to work within development organisations across the world.

Our programme is suited to any level of graduate experience, from a new graduate to a development professional; we explore the changing theory, policy and practice of international development and equip our students with the expertise to pursue academic, policy and development practitioner careers.


There are seminars, lectures, workshops and reading groups.


You’ll be assessed on your coursework assignments, project work and a dissertation.

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Opções de estudo

Período integral (1 ano)

£22.600,00 (R$ 105.962) por ano
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Data de início

Setembro 2019


University of Sheffield

Western Bank,


S10 2TN, England

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Brasil

Student’s who hold a good bachelor degree from a recognised Brazilian university will be considered for direct admission to postgraduate diploma or masters programmes. For entry to MBA students need a good bachelor degree from a recognised Brazilian university and at least 3 years´ post-graduation work experience. They must be at least 25 years old by the time the programme starts.

Para estudantes internacionais

Students need to have: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with 6.0 in each other component, or equivalent; Cambridge C1 Advanced - overall score of 176 or above, with at least 162 in each component; Cambridge C2 Proficiency - overall score of 176 or above, with at least 162 in each component; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) - overall score of 61 or above, with at least 51 in each component; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) internet-based test (IBT) - overall score of 88 or above, with at least 17 in Listening, 17 in Writing, 18 in Reading and 20 in Speaking.

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Sobre a universidade

Membro do Russell Group, a Sheffield é uma das 100 melhores universidades do mundo (QS 2019) e uma das 50 mais internacionais (THE 2018).

  • Uma das 100 melhores universidades do mundo
  • Faz parte do prestigioso Russell Group do Reino Unido
  • Tem a melhor União dos Estudantes do Reino Unido por 10 anos
  • Melhor no norte da Inglaterra em empregabilidade dos graduados