Monash University

monash universityMDP Director:
Samanthi Gunawardana


The Monash Master of International Development Practice is for students who want to make a difference in the world by participating in and leading meaningful transformation.

Monash University is a leader in development research, with specialists from across the university teaching in this program. You will be taught by staff who are passionate about their research and teaching, have experience in development work, or are engaged with the development community through their research.

Students may create a general program from the diverse elective options available or can choose to focus their electives in one of the following areas:

  • Democracy, Justice and Governance
  • Gender, Conflict and Security
  • Crisis, Change and Management
  • Sustainable Resource Management

Full course overview:


Monash Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences:

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