Impact Evaluation for International Development, M.Sc. | University of East Anglia | Norwich, United Kingdom
12 months
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18500 GBP/year
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About

In this Impact Evaluation for International Development Master's programme from the University of East Anglia you’ll combine theory and practice through two specialist modules and acquire analytical skills that are important beyond impact evaluation. What’s more, you’ll be part of the School of International Development (DEV), which has a world-class reputation for research.

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Overview

Do you have an interest in designing and implementing development projects and programmes? How about researching development effectiveness? Or would you like to develop and enhance your skills for undertaking high quality rigorous impact evaluations? 

Impact evaluation has become an important tool in development policy making. Multilateral and bilateral donor agencies and developing country governments are now committed to funding and utilising high quality impact evaluation, and taking this Master’s will support your career path. In this Impact Evaluation for International Development Master's programme from the University of East Anglia  you’ll get to grips with the basics of modern evidence-based policy-making and impact evaluation, including the contexts and practices of evaluation, research design and more advanced methods of quantitative and qualitative analysis.

You can choose module options both from within DEV and from other departments at UEA, giving you a unique range of choice and specialisation and providing you with the chance to tailor the course to your particular interests.

Lecturers who teach on this course have wide practical experience in impact evaluation. Many of them are international development economists, so you’ll benefit from their proficiency and knowhow.

Careers

A career in international development can take you in all kinds of directions such as a policy maker, non-governmental official, consultant or research institute staff – all of which can be involved in impact evaluations.

Previous graduates have gone on to work for the British High Commission in Ghana, UNITAR in Japan, the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, and PhD studies in related fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Methods for Impact Evaluation
  • Econometric Methods for Development
  • MSc In Impact Evaluation for International Development: Exam
  • Welfare and Evaluation in Development
  • Critical Issues in Development Practice
  • Microeconomics of Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree Subject Social Science
  • Degree Classification 2.1 or equivalent
  • Basic statistics skills are a requirement.  A pre-sessional 2-week long statistics course, offered by the university, is mandatory for all students and the cost is included in the overall fee for the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

 

Living costs for Norwich

609 - 1044 GBP /month
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Funding

 

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