The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (GI) is an institution of research and higher education dedicated to the study of world affairs, with a particular emphasis on the cross-cutting fields of international relations and development issues.
Through its core activities, they aim to promote international cooperation and contribute to the progress of developing societies. More broadly, GI endeavors to develop creative thinking on the major challenges of our time, foster global responsibility and advance respect for diversity.
Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development (QF), was founded in 2010 to continue fulfilling QF’s vision of unlocking human potential. HBKU is a homegrown research and graduate studies University that acts as a catalyst for positive transformation in Qatar and the region while having a global impact.
Located within Education City, HBKU seeks to provide unparalleled opportunities where inquiry and discovery are integral to teaching and learning at all levels utilizing a multidisciplinary approach across all focus areas.
|Program||Language of Instruction||Duration||Additional Comments|
|Executive Master in Development Policies & Practices||English||6 months
Sep – Feb
|Targeted at working professionals at mid-career to senior career level, who hold or aspire to leadership positions in governments, international organizations and NGOs, as well as those in private sector seeking relevant skills and exposure.|
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