The department is a lively community that is recognised internationally as one of the top centres for research and teaching in development studies.
Pramila Krishnan awarded title of Professor in Recognition of Distinction exercise
Nikita Sud to feature in Curiosity Carnival with children's story about land
What do effective measures to address children’s work look like? Reflections from Young Lives
Our research takes a long-term perspective to investigate problems and processes of development. Our work challenges assumptions, drawing on multiple disciplines and cross-country comparisons to generate new thinking that is helping to bring about change.
We are a research-intensive graduate department offering a DPhil, an MPhil and four one-year MSc courses. We provide a supportive and welcoming environment to some 250 students from across the world.