International Development DPhil

University of Oxford

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2) View reviews


Course info

About the courseThe DPhil in International Development provides an opportunity for outstanding students to pursue in-depth multi- and interdisciplinary research, guided by leading scholars in the field, into processes of social, political and economic development and change in the global South.Academics at the Oxford Department of International Development (ODID) can offer supervision in a wide range of subjects, including migration, refugees and humanitarianism; urban, agrarian and ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Politics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
61st / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
1st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT
Full Time
3 years

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum entry requirements you'll need to get on to this course.

Details
As a minimum, applicants should hold or be predicted to achieve the equivalent of the following UK qualifications. a master's degree with a distinction or a very high 2.1 in a relevant social science subject; and a first-class or strong upper second-class undergraduate degree with honours in a relevant social science subject. However, entrance is very competitive and most successful applicants have a first-class degree or the equivalent. The master's degree must be completed and a final transcript made available to the department by the end of August prior to the start of the DPhil. For applicants with a degree from the USA, the minimum GPA normally sought is 3.8 out of 4.0.

Tuition fees

For students from

£13,600 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Course fees are payable each year, for the duration of your fee liability (your fee liability is the length of time for which you are required to pay course fees). For courses lasting longer than one year, please be aware that fees will usually increase annually. The same fee is also applicable for Islands..

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
This is the fee you pay if the University is in the same country that you live in (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland)
Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
This is the fee you pay if the University is not in the same country that you live in (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland)
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
£24,450 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Course fees are payable each year, for the duration of your fee liability (your fee liability is the length of time for which you are required to pay course fees). For courses lasting longer than one year, please be aware that fees will usually increase annually..

Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
The amount you'll pay if you come to study here from somewhere in the EU.
£24,450 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Course fees are payable each year, for the duration of your fee liability (your fee liability is the length of time for which you are required to pay course fees). For courses lasting longer than one year, please be aware that fees will usually increase annually..

International Students
International Fees
The amount you'll pay if you come to study here from a country outside the EU.

Latest International Studies reviews

International Studies
SR
Student Reviewer
24 Feb 15

International Development DPhil

Excellent and I would recommend to anyone! I am hopeful that I will get a good job after studying here at such a...

Review breakdown

Overall rating
  • Overall Rating
  • Students' Union
  • Societies and Sports
  • Accommodation
  • Uni Facilities
  • Course and Lecturers
  • Local life
  • Job Prospects
  • Student Support

How International Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 5.0) 1 reviews

5 star 100%
4 star 0%
3 star 0%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 813 reviews

5 star 35%
4 star 52%
3 star 10%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Oxford

University Offices Wellington Square Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2JD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  0.2 miles away

Other courses you might like

Compare International Development DPhil at University of Oxford against all the unis listed above.