University of London International Programs

University of London - International Programs

MSC Managing Rural Development


London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MSc Managing Rural Development, Postgraduate Diploma and Certificate in Managing Rural Development

Format: Online

Program Description:

All countries are subject to continual social and economic change, and the rural sectors of developing countries are often pivotal to this process. In a context of increasing globalisation, an understanding of the underlying driving forces of this process and its consequences are critical. This programme provides graduates with an interdisciplinary base from which to approach the diverse issues involved in rural change. Programme aims The programme gives students the opportunity to develop: -A critical awareness of the social, economic and management issues underlying socioeconomic change -Conceptual and analytical skills relevant to the social and economic dimensions of agriculture and related industries -A set of operational skills pertinent to working in the public, private or NGO domains - The ability to engage with, and influence, rational debates concerning the optimal direction of rural sector change - Enhanced communication and presentation skills - The ability to access the rural development literature and to pursue effective research.


University of London

International Student Requirements:


Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 0 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 0 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 9600 GBP

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