Duration

1 Year full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2018

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

16

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Leadership in Global Development.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

An approved degree in a same discipline; and

Have a minimum equivalent of 4 years relevant work experience; and

Have completed the UQx Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters; and

Satisfy the executive dean that the person is suitably qualified for admission.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

Apply Online

Enquiries for Australian students

Email:

Phone:

Web:

Duration

1 Year full-time

Commencing 2018

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

16

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Leadership in Global Development.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

An approved degree in a same discipline; and

Have a minimum equivalent of 4 years relevant work experience; and

Have completed the UQx Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters; and

Satisfy the executive dean that the person is suitably qualified for admission.

CRICOS Code: 092456F

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

Phone:

Web:

Enquire online

Why study the Master of Leadership in Global Development?

The Master of Leadership in Global Development is an innovative multi-disciplinary program designed to train the next generation of leaders in global development. This series will enable you to gain the professional skills to lead the most challenging and complex development projects in local and international settings. The program will bring together mid-career professionals from across government, NGOs and the private sector as well as from low, middle and high income countries. Graduates will learn how to successfully navigate the space between different sectors, to be adaptive thought leaders, bringing new ideas and approaches to complex problems. Drawing on practical knowledge and strong technical management skills this program will train you to be an innovator who is strategically agile in collaborating and synthesising across sectors and organisations. This Program also offers an innovative MicroMasters entry pathway that is a flexible and cost effective way to transition into this Master's Program.

What you can study

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Leadership in Global Development.

Click on the course code to view the Course Profile, for further information including advice of courses with shared teaching activities. Refer also to PPL 3.20.02 Course and Program Design - Procedures.

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

An approved degree in a same discipline; and

Have a minimum equivalent of 4 years relevant work experience; and

Have completed the UQx Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters; and

Satisfy the executive dean that the person is suitably qualified for admission.

Additional application information

For the MLGD same discipline is defined as a degree that could include Engineering, Public Health, Medicine, Business, Management, Cultural Studies, Communication, Sociology, Social Science, Social Work, Political Science, International Relations, Anthropology, Peace and Conflict Studies, Development Studies, Environmental Science, Geography, Planning, and Project Management.

Relevant professional work experience (supported by references) may be work (in roles such as development project management, aid administration, humanitarian assistance, management, technical assistance) in aid organisations (NGOs, government, for-profits, community based organisations, philanthropy); the private sector (mining, corporate and social responsibility); national governments (low, medium and high-income countries) or developing communities.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

An approved degree in a same discipline; and

Have a minimum equivalent of 4 years relevant work experience; and

Have completed the UQx Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters; and

Satisfy the executive dean that the person is suitably qualified for admission.

Additional application requirements

For the MLGD same discipline is defined as a degree that could include Engineering, Public Health, Medicine, Business, Management, Cultural Studies, Communication, Sociology, Social Science, Social Work, Political Science, International Relations, Anthropology, Peace and Conflict Studies, Development Studies, Environmental Science, Geography, Planning, and Project Management.

Relevant professional work experience (supported by references) may be work (in roles such as development project management, aid administration, humanitarian assistance, management, technical assistance) in aid organisations (NGOs, government, for-profits, community based organisations, philanthropy); the private sector (mining, corporate and social responsibility); national governments (low, medium and high-income countries) or developing communities.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 092456F

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Master of Leadership in Global Development

To complete the Master of Leadership in Global Development, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

To complete the Master program, a student must complete 16 units from the MLGD course list as follows:

  • a) 8 units from Part A;
  • b) 4 units from Part B; and
  • c) 4 units from Part C.

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Leadership in Global Development.

Program Rules for the Master of Leadership in Global Development