International Development BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE L920
This degree gives you an insight into the challenges of global development. It explores how the competing challenges of inequality, poverty reduction, economic growth and social development are negotiated and contested, alongside ways in which people and institutions respond to these challenges. Each stage of the degree involves core modules that enhance your knowledge of development challenges and their perceived causes; enrich your understanding of theories of development and Southern... READ MORE

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Full time with time abroad | Main Site | 4 Years | 23-SEP-20

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Uni rankings

Economics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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20th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
14th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
11th

Start date and duration

Start date
23-SEP-20
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 Years

Development Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Development Studies graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Development Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, October 2019

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Development Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Geography
49%
History
37%
English Literature
32%
Economics
19%
French
16%

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University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane
Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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