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Master's degree in Development Studies

ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon

Program description

Development Studies

The Master in Development Studies prepares professionals for roles as consultants, project managers, researchers and development practitioners in government agencies, companies and NGOs worldwide.

Confers skills to:

  • Understand the development processes both in developed as in the developing countries and the current problems of local development, human security, global health and social and environmental sustainability;
  • The application of knowledge in identifying problems and developing critical evaluation of local development processes, regional and global;
  • Critical evaluation of indicators and policy development;
  • Preparation of technical dossiers to justify policy decisions aimed at solving problems;
The program is organized into 3 branches of specialization:
  • Diversity Local and Global Challenges
  • Global Health
  • Sustainable Development

The course, sponsored by the School of Social Sciences at ISCTE-IUL, is organized in collaboration with the Centre for Socioeconomic and Territorial Studies (DINAMIA’CET-IUL), o Centro de Estudos Internationalis (CEI-IUL) and the Centre for Research in Anthropology (CRIA-IUL), at which the research will take place preferentially in these research Units.

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ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon

ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon

Founded in 1972, the University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL) is one of the most prestigious public universities in Portugal, particularly focused on postgraduate studies and scientific research. It is organized in four schools: ISCTE Business School, School of Sociology and...

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ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon

Avenida das Forças Armadas
1649-026 Lisboa

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