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Many of our master programmes consist of two subjects. Subject 1 defines your studies and thesis.
Subject 2 gives you the interdisciplinary perspective. Some programmes are single subject masters.

International Development Studies (int)

International Development Studies (IDS) draws on political science and economy, cultural and area studies, anthropology, geography and ecology to study development in the Global South. IDS enhances knowledge about global development challenges such as poverty, health, conflict, security and environmental degradation and equips you with interdisciplinary problem-solving skills.

How to study International Development Studies (int):

With thesis in International Development Studies (int):
  • International Development Studies (int) +

    Business Studies (int)

    The master’s programme in International Development Studies + Business Studies enhances your knowlegde about the borders between development processes and businesses, from cultural exchange to national form of government and industry politics.
  • International Development Studies (int) +

    Communication Studies (int)

    The master’s programme in International Development Studies + Communication Studies gives you theoretical and practical knowledge of the conditions for the dissemination of academic information to various target groups, such as academic communication on developing countries.
  • International Development Studies (int) +

    Global Studies (int)

    The object of the Master’s programme in International Development Studies and Global Studies is to enhance your knowledge and competencies within the interlinked political, cultural and economic processes relating to globalisation, inequality and processes of development in connection with the Global South.
With thesis in another subject
  • International Development Studies (int)

    Business Studies (int) +
    The master’s programme Business Studies + International Development Studies equips you with knowledge, skills and expertise in the fields of organization, leadership, innovation and value creation in relation to companies, business and production culture in developing countries.
  • International Development Studies (int)

    Cultural Encounters (int) +
    At the master’s programme Cultural Encounters + International Development Studies you will study multilingual and multicultural contexts and processes related to inequality and development in the Global South.
  • International Development Studies (int)

    Global Studies (int) +
    The master’s programme in Global Studies + International Development Studies enhances your knowledge and competencies within the area of the so-called “Global South” with its new growth economies and ever-greater influence on global politics.