London South Bank University

Course Introduction

This programme responds to the growing demands made on the humanitarian and development sectors by intensive urbanisation. This course has been established by the research and consultancy group on International Development, Emergencies and Refugees (IDEARS) ' part of the Weeks Centre at LSBU. If you wish to pursue a career with government, non'governmental organisations, international agencies, public and private organisations and enterprises, this course is for you.

Course Modules

Modules include: Economies in transition; human development in a globalizing world; forced migration and development; urban challenges; urban project and research methods.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
2 years
Part Time

Qualifications required:

  • *A minimum of a 2:2 first degree/Bachelor degree equivalent to UK Second Class Honours Lower Division in a relevant subject area.
  • *Relevant professional experience will be considered, you'll be assessed on your professional statement in addition to other entry requirements.