The programme offers an applied learning opportunity to explore the theoretical, conceptual and operational frameworks for management of development from a multi-disciplinary perspective, i.e. integrating socio-economic policies with in-depth understanding of the legal, institutional, local and managerial contexts for effective planning and implementation of development programmes and projects.
Learn by doing, through case studies, workshops, and group exercises
Exchange ideas with international students and faculty
Engage with experts from the ILO and other international organizations
The International Training Centre of the ILO (the Centre) is offering this Master in Management of Development under the auspices of its Turin School of Development and in partnership with the University of Turin. The Master is an intensive blended-learning programme with three successive phases: internet-based distance learning, interactive classroom attendance, and practical research work. This programme, conducted in English, is in its 18th edition and has been successfully completed by approximately 560 students from more than 80 countries worldwide.
The programme is for professionals in public and private institutions and NGOs working in the area of development, and graduates aspiring to work in this area.
The Master addresses a number of critical questions confronting development practitioners and planners like:
The objective of the Master is to provide personnel working in the field of sustainable development with skills and knowledge around:
The contents and the learning delivery methods are designed to provide the participants with the full spectrum of competencies.
Students learn by studying, collaborating, and observing practitioners in action.