Taught by internationally renowned academics working at the forefront of research and policy development
Examine development finance against the background of development and macroeconomic policy
Analyse the role of development finance in economic development from micro and macro perspectives
Focus on financial inclusion, microfinance, institutional design and policy reform in domestic and international financial system
What will you study?
Theories and practices of development
Macroeconomics for developing countries
Appraisal of agricultural and rural development projects
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Please see our modules disclaimer for more information.
What career can you have?
Our programmes are excellent preparation for careers in international and rural development, agricultural economics, and marketing within the food chain and policy. Some 96% of our graduates are in work or further study six months after graduating.
Engagement with a wide variety of visiting speakers and field trips provides many opportunities for networking. In addition, competitive internships and placements, and research dissertations are an opportunity to showcase your skills, undertake overseas field research or link with organisations in the development sector. For examples of organisations our graduates go on to, please visit: http://www.reading.ac.uk/giidae" target="_blank">http://www.reading.ac.uk/giidae