Master of Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Action

Build sought-after skills in analysis, evaluation and management to effectively respond to development challenges with this Master of Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Action course from Deakin University. 

Developed in association with Save the Children, this course is designed for students seeking to work effectively in the complex and dynamic fields of international development and humanitarian assistance. In a diverse, complicated and ever-changing international environment, highly skilled development practitioners are sought after worldwide - and this industry-relevant, uniquely collaborative course offers a clear pathway for meeting global challenges and contributing to solutions. 

In this course, you'll build advanced knowledge in key areas of development - including food security, disaster risk reduction, gender and economics - and distinguish development from humanitarian intervention. With a particular focus on research, and the opportunity to undertake a capstone research project, this course offers a unique opportunity to develop world-class knowledge and advanced analytical skills to contribute effectively to global development. 

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  • Awarded by

    Deakin University

  • Qualification

    Postgraduate, Master's Degree

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Upfront payment

  • Duration

    1 year full-time or 2 years part-time

  • Start date

    3 intake dates each year - enquire today!

  • Course fee

    Price may vary