2 years

Starting Date

February, August

Tuition Fee

$AUD 28,700 per year


Canberra, Australia/Blended

CRICOS Code: 074938D

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants must have a degree or equivalent as approved by the University.
  • Applicants with a completed Bachelor’s degree in a related/cognate field may be granted credit for 12 credit points of unspecified credit and admission into the 1.5 year (EFTSL) program.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS Band: 6.5
  • PTE Academic: 58

The program

Opportunities exist for graduates in a range of areas, including non-government organisations, the charity sector, public development agencies, multinational businesses, government agencies and academia.

You can look forward to a successful career working with bodies like World Vision, Oxfam, the Australian Red Cross, Save the Children, TEAR Australia and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, among many others.

Study a Master of International Development at University of Canberra and you will:

  • acquire knowledge about development issues across the world, especially with under-privileged communities
  • engage with contemporary development theory
  • explore participatory approaches to planning, management, monitoring and the evaluation of development projects
  • acquire knowledge and understanding of the politics of different aspects of development processes, practices and advocacy.

Courses Included

  • Rural Development and Agro-forestry
  • Conflicts, Humanitarian Intervention and Reconstruction
  • Development Research Project
  • Gender and Development
  • History and Politics of the Theories of Development
  • Micro-credit and Risk Management in Development

Career Opportunities

  • International consultant
  • Program director
  • International aid worker
  • Campaign director
  • International project manager
  • Head of fundraising

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