Department of Development Studies

Daffodil International University established in 2002, is one of the fast growing universities which has become a distinguished milestone in higher education in Bangladesh. The University’s main motto is to provide an excellent education prioritizing IT with a focus on professional career oriented development of students for meeting the challenges of 21st century. Department of Development Studies, DIU is a centre of excellence to provide both theoretical and methodological knowledge and skills for contemporary cutting-edge research as well as development policies and practices.

The Master of Development Studies is designed for development practitioners, policy makers, academic researchers and students to acquire theoretical and practical knowledge of development at local, regional, national and international levels. The course teaches students to view development from a critical and relevant lens so that they will take a more informed and positive roles in shaping the societies. The program aims to educate young professionals willing to pursue a career in international and national development organizations, NGOs and in the academic field.


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