The Applied Anthropology and Development program at the Australian National University is a highly-regarded qualification taught by leading academics with development work experience in the field
The MAAPD has a number of themes to guide your course choices according to your passions: conflict, development, environment, gender, health, humanitarian, and indigenous.
- gain an understanding of trends and changes in development theory and practice as they apply to local development processes;
- apply critical social inquiry and participatory processes to the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development activities;
- undertake social assessments and integrate social perspectives and participatory practices with other forms of technical expertise in development work; and
- advise on the development policy processes of NGOs, the private sector, government, and multilateral agencies to ensure the inclusion of local and community perspectives.
ANU ranks among the world's very finest universities. Our nearly 100,000 alumni include political, business, government, and academic leaders around the world.
We have graduated remarkable people from every part of our continent, our region and all walks of life.
- Gender, Violence and Development
- Asia Pacific Environmental Conflicts: Causes and Solutions
- Water Conflicts
- Culture and Development
- Global Governance and the Role of Multilateral Development Banks
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Anthropology View 13 other Masters in Anthropology in Australia
- At a minimum, all applicants must meet program-specific academic/non-academic requirements, and English language requirements. Admission to most ANU programs is on a competitive basis. Therefore, meeting all admission requirements does not automatically guarantee entry.
- Applicants must present a Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0/7.0
International46650 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 46650 AUD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Canberra
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.