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Development Studies in Ireland

Development Studies Courses in Ireland

Studying Development Studies in Ireland

Development Studies is a branch of social science which examines issues related to developing countries, especially concerning social and economic development. Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution both aim to identify and analyse the violent and non-violent behaviour that causes social conflict with a view towards creating a more stable world society.

Development Studies involve the study of anthropology, globalisation, economics, environment and international development. At the same time, Peace Studies look at international politics, arms control and proliferation, human rights, politics of the global environment, democracy, religion and politics.

Development Studies Careers

Development Studies graduates will find employment in non-governmental organisations, charitable institutions, local or international government, research, teaching and advisory organisations.

Development Studies in Ireland Entry Requirements

Entry requirements vary for each Irish university, but Indian students will need an IELTS score of 6.5 overall, no lower than 6.0 in each component, and an International Baccalaureate score of 34 points.

Where can I study Development Studies in Ireland?

To learn more about the best Development Studies courses in Ireland, find details on the top-ranking Development Studies universities below:

  1. University College Dublin
  2. Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin
  3. University of Galway
  4. University College Cork
  5. TU Dublin
  6. University of Limerick
  7. Maynooth University
  8. Dublin City University

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