Post-Graduate Program in Cooperation and Development

University of Pavia
15 months
Full time
Master's degree
Scholarships available

About this program

Post-Graduate Program in Cooperation and Development

The Post-Graduate Program in Cooperation and Development is a full-time program aimed at training professionals in the field of international cooperation through highly qualified academic and professional training. Students are prepared to work in institutions like Non-Governmental Organizations, International Organizations, Governmental Bureaus, Research Centers, other public or private institutions.

The Master starts with a residential part in Pavia (November-June) delivering classes and workshops on Development Economics, Project Cycle Management, Development Issues, and Tools for more than 500 hours. Then students go for an internship of 3 to 6 months. The master provides a full list of available opportunities with NGOs and offers a tutorship supporting students in their choice. The master closes with the dissertation of the final thesis.

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Admission requirements

The Post-master program in Cooperation and Development, Pavia, Italy, is open every year to 30 students of different nationalities graduated in any major, holding a master degree. Mastery of English is a mandatory requirement, however any language certificate is needed for the application. 

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Scholarships & funding

Financial aid will be granted to disadvantaged and meritorious students. Types of financial aid provided are:

  • total waiving of fees
  • partial waiving of fees
  • contribution to the accommodation cost in Pavia
  • contribution to internship expenses

A number of dedicated scholarships for students coming from developing countries are also available.


The cost of enrollment is 8,000.00 euro. Fees include:

• tuition fee

• attendance to regular program classes and seminars

• tutorship internship & vocational guidance

• teaching material

• free access to computer rooms and libraries.

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University of Pavia

The University of Pavia is one of the world’s oldest Academic Institutions. It was founded in 825 as a “School of law, rhetoric and liberal arts” by King Lothair I, and in 1361 it was officially established as a “Universitas...

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Why study at University of Pavia

Pavia: a city campus

Located in Lombardy Region, only 30 KM south of Milan, the City of Pavia offers a lively, genuine, cooperative and safe environment with a high quality of life. Pavia is the Capital of the fertile Province of Pavia, which is known for a variety of agricultural products -including wine, rice, cereals and dairy products- and is situated at the heart of Italy’s manufacturing district. Tts fascination remains intact with the center’s maze of narrow streets, ancient churches and elegant buildings, all bordered by the Ticino river. The countless events, festivals, exhibitions, concerts, meeting places and sports competitions combine to offer students a unique University experience.

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University of Pavia

Strada Nuova 65
27100 Pavia

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