University of East Anglia Development Studies

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University of East Anglia Development Studies

University of East Anglia Development Studies

School of International Development

Internationally renowned for research and teaching Internationally renowned for research and teaching

The School of International Development at UEA is a leading global centre of excellence in research and teaching in international development.

We are committed to making a real difference in the world. Our academics regularly advise on policy on major global challenges such as poverty reduction and environmental sustainability. Our students leave with academic expertise, training in practical skills and usually do a work placement as part of their degree.

The results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF2014) rank the School of International Development fourth in the country for overall research, with 74% of our research ranked “world-leading” or “internationally excellent”.

We are ranked in the World Top 15 for Development Studies in the QS World Rankings 2017, and in the UK Top 15 for Geography and Environmental Studies in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017.

Studying with us means joining some of the most satisfied students in the UK. In the 2016 National Student Survey UEA was ranked joint third out of all English mainstream universities, with an overall satisfaction rating of 91%.

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Japanese site: https://www.uea.ac.uk/international-development/japan

Korean site: https://www.uea.ac.uk/international-development/korea

Arabic site: https://www.uea.ac.uk/international-development/arabic

Why choose International Development at UEA? Why choose International Development at UEA?

What we can offer you

  • The School is renowned throughout the world for teaching, research and consultancy. We are committed to making a difference, and continually advise on policy concerning major global challenges such as poverty reduction and environmental sustainability.
  • The results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF2014) rank the School of International Development 4th (Times Higher Education) in the country for overall research, with 74% of our research ranked “world-leading” or “internationally excellent”. We incorporate our research into our teaching, ensuring you receive the benefit of our expertise.
  • We have a diverse range of disciplinary backgrounds, which means we offer interdisciplinary courses and teaching across a range of academic specialisms. You will also have the opportunity to take part in a number of exciting placements in the third year, in the UK or overseas.

What we can offer you What we can offer you

  • The School is renowned throughout the world for teaching, research and consultancy. We are committed to making a difference, and continually advise on policy concerning major global challenges such as poverty reduction and environmental sustainability.
  • The results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF2014) rank the School of International Development 4th (Times Higher Education) in the country for overall research, with 74% of our research ranked “world-leading” or “internationally excellent”. We incorporate our research into our teaching, ensuring you receive the benefit of our expertise.
  • We have a diverse range of disciplinary backgrounds, which means we offer interdisciplinary courses and teaching across a range of academic specialisms.

Postgraduate Scholarships and Funding Postgraduate Scholarships and Funding

If you’re a current undergraduate student at UEA who wants to pursue postgraduate study with us, we can offer you 10% and 50% scholarships. Discover why it pays to get a first

If you’re generally looking to apply for postgraduate study at our pioneering British university, there’s scholarship and funding options available to you now. Explore School-specific funding options

Find out more at one of our Postgraduate Events – sign up for an open day or one of our lunchtime sessions, or simply visit us for a campus tour.