International Social Development (Part Time), M.A. | Part time | University of East Anglia | Norwich, United Kingdom
24 months
18500 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Join this MA in International Social Development (Part Time) from the University of East Anglia enables and take on the challenge of social development issues such as vulnerability, resilience, gender inequality, education and health. 

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During the MA in International Social Development (Part Time) from the University of East Anglia , you’ll have the opportunity to learn about theory, analytical skills and practices, which inform more appropriate and effective social development interventions. You’ll also be able to add professional skills and work experience to your academic learning, for example by taking an internship in the summer with a social development organisation, and by taking one or more of our professional training workshops. 

You’ll graduate with the skills, and – if you choose the work placement option – relevant experience, to work in a range of social development fields and organisations, from the community level to project design and policy.


A career in international social development can take you in all kinds of directions such as international organisations, governmental and non-governmental organisations, local governments, private sector and PhD programmes.

Previous graduates have gone on to work for:

  • Save the Children Fund as a researcher
  • Plan International in logistics for humanitarian assistance
  • Ministry of Education, Namibia as a project officer
  • UK local government in community development
  • Private sector in corporate social responsibility
  • International NGOs in policy research

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Gender Diversity and Social Development
  • MA in International Social Development: Exam
  • Social Analysis for International Development
  • Critical Issues in Development Practice
  • Development Perspectives
  • Governance, Democracy and Development
  • Gender Perspectives in International Development

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree Subject Social Science
  • Degree Classification 2.1 or equivalent
  • Applicants should normally have a good undergraduate degree from a recognised higher education institution. The University will also take into account the employment experience of applicants where relevant.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18500 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Norwich

609 - 1044 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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