This new programme is designed to develop leaders with a deep understanding of sustainable development ideas, institutions, policies and networks - and the necessary critical thinking skills to inform policy and create long term impact. It is designed and delivered by a team with a cutting-edge research and policy advisory track record, who are passionate about sustainable development. Choosing this programme means joining the Division of Peace Studies and International Development at the University of Bradford - the largest university centre of its kind in the world. Upon graduation you’ll be part of a worldwide network of alumni, many of whom have gone on to leadership roles in international organisations. The programme offers excellent opportunities for applied policy research and work on real world issues, and developing team-working and leadership skills through curricular and extra-curricular activities in a vibrant division.
A typical application would include an undergraduate Degree (2.2 honours or above) UK system or comparative result if outside UK. We also give serious consideration to applicants with non-traditional backgrounds and take relevant work experience into consideration. Applications are welcome from students with non-standard qualifications or mature students (those over 21 years of age on entry) with significant relevant experience. If you have prior certificated learning or professional experience which may be equivalent to parts of this programme, the University has procedures to evaluate this learning in order to provide you with exemptions from specified modules contained within the curriculum. English language requirements: IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent. If you do not meet the IELTS requirement, you can take a University of Bradford pre-sessional English course. See the Language Centre for more details.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7744*||Whole course|
|Republic of Ireland||£7744*||Whole course|
|Channel Islands||£19494*||Whole course|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.