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Centre of Development Studies


The application window for 2021 course entry is now closed. Applications for 2022 course entry will open on 1 September 2021.

Please see the Postgraduate Admissions webpage for details.

  • For 2022 entry, if you wish to be considered for Gates funding the application deadline is 13 October 2021 (12:00 noon BST) for US citizens resident in the USA.

Funding update - please note the updated funding deadline for 2022 entry:

  • For all other funding for 2022 entry, including Gates funding for eligible non-US citizens, the deadline is 6 January 2022 (12:00 noon GMT).
  • If you are not applying for funding, and are self-funding, the application deadline is 6 January 2022 (12:00 noon GMT).