Master Development Studies

Master programme Development Studies
(Government funded)
Title / Degree Master of Arts (MA)
Faculty / Institute International Institute of Social Studies
Joint programme Not applicable
Type of programme Full-time, part-time
Start of programme September
Duration of programme 16 months (full-time), 24 months (part-time)
Number of credits 88 ECTS
Language of instruction English
Accreditation NVAO
Internship Not applicable
Study abroad Not applicable
Numerus fixus Not applicable
Decentral selection The applications will be assessed by the Selection Board.
Admission criteria
  • Bachelor degree from a Dutch university
  • Master degree from a Dutch university
  • Bachelor degree from a Dutch university of applied sciences
  • Foreign diploma
Application deadline(s) 1 July (EU/EEA, Non EU/EEA)
Tuition fee 2018/2019 € 15.500 (EU/EEA, Non EU/EEA), tuition fees may deviate.
Tuition fee 2017/2018 € 15.500 (EU/EEA, Non EU/EEA), tuition fees may deviate.
Scholarship available Yes, see ISS fellowship database
Faculty website www.iss.nl/education/ma_in_development_studies/
Brochure Brochure Master in Development Studies

* The said tuition fees are subject to change. Prior to the start of the academic year, tuition fees may be modified by Dutch government. Erasmus University Rotterdam reserves the right to make changes affecting policies, fees, curricula, or any other matter announced in this publication without further notice.