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Careers in development studies

Where could development studies take you?

A career in international development means providing others with the tools they need to enhance their quality of life. Our graduates work all over the world for organisations such as Red Cross, World Vision and Caritas, providing humanitarian assistance, sustainable development and peacekeeping.

Career paths

Career paths you could follow include:

  • Development
  • Foreign diplomacy
  • Tourism
  • Health
  • Education
  • Agriculture
  • Community affairs
  • Human rights
  • Advocacy

Meet our graduates