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Development Policy and Management

The University of Manchester

Ph.D. On Campus
36 months
Duration
19000 GBP/year
6000 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

Candidates pursuing research degrees at GDI are part of the Rory and Elizabeth Brooks Doctoral College , a multidisciplinary research community.  The Development Policy and Management program is offered by The University of Manchester.

Overview

The Brooks Doctoral College aspires to be a community of doctoral researchers contributing to socially just global development through the research of its members and their progression into leadership roles in public, private and civic institutions.

The combined field experience of our staff covers over 60 countries in Asia, Africa, Central and South America and the Pacific. 

Much of this experience has been gained from working with national and international agencies where the focus has been on finding workable solutions to development problems and strengthening institutional capacities.

Career opportunities

The The University of Manchester has its own dedicated Careers Service that you would have full access to as a student and for two years after you graduate. At Manchester you will have access to a number of opportunities to help support you with your goals for the future.

As a postgraduate researcher, you'll have access to a dedicated Researcher Development Team who will support your professional development throughout your PhD journey and beyond.

Our researcher development Development Policy and Management programme will enable you to become more aware of your developing researcher identity, equipping you with the skills you need during your PhD and prepare you to integrate into the researcher community.

At every stage of your career, you'll receive relevant, effective and comprehensive professional development opportunities.

Programme Structure

Our four research themes are operationalised through the activities of multidisciplinary clusters of staff and postgraduate researchers:

  • Development informatics
  • Enterprise, technology and finance
  • Politics and Environment
  • Global urbanism
  • Humanitarianism and development
  • Organisations in development
  • Poverty and social justice
  • State-society relations
  • Global production networks, trade and labour
  • Migrants, refugees and asylum

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

Academic entry qualification overview

  • First or upper second class honours Bachelor degree (or international equivalent) and
  • A relevant postgraduate qualification, generally a Master degree, with Merit and a minimum average grade of 60% in the taught modules and a minimum grade of 60% in the dissertation (or international equivalent)

English language

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    6000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

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