Public Administration in International Development, Master | Harvard University | Cambridge, United States
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Public Administration in International Development

24 months
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Public Administration in International Development from Harvard University is designed to prepare the next generation of leaders in international development. It is an economics-centered, multidisciplinary program, combining rigorous training in analytical and quantitative methods with an emphasis on policy and practice. 

Overview

Public Administration in International Development from Harvard University offers unparalleled training for a professional career in development. The mix of theoretical rigor with a practical approach has proven to be a winning combination in the professional world. Our graduates hold influential policy and management positions in a range of international organizations, national governments, central and regional banks, nonprofit and research organizations, and private sector companies.

Students at Public Administration in International Development from Harvard University will:

  • Demonstrate commitment to the economic, social, and political advancement of developing and transitional economy countries
  • Work in the development field, whether in government, central or regional banks, international development institutions, nonprofits, research organizations, or the private sector
  • Want to deepen your understanding of complex development problems and acquire the analytical tools to design and implement effective solutions
  • Have a strong academic record, including in economics and mathematics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Microeconomics 
  • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Advanced Statistics and Econometrics
  • Economic Development: Theory and Evidence 
  • Applications and Cases in International Development 
  • The Politics of Development
  • Political Philosophy for Development 
  • Getting Things Done: Management in a Development Context

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

76 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • $100 USD application fee
  • Essays, which vary by program
  • Additional analytical and quantitative résumé or statement, which vary by program
  • Three strong letters of recommendation from individuals in academia or other professional sectors who know you well and can tell us about your qualifications for our programs
  • Academic transcripts that include your institution's name, course names, grades you received, and proof of your degree (if received)
  • Standardized test scores (GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, IELTS, and Cambridge English), which vary by program

Tuition Fee

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    55982 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 55982 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    55982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55982 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000
Financing partner Prodigy Finance Loans for tuition and living costs from $15,000

Funding

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