James Cook University’s (JCU’s) Master of Global Development (MGD) is Australia’s first pan-university postgraduate program in global development. Offering specialisation streams across all university colleges, the MGD offers an innovative framework for students to acquire the interdisciplinary skills required to address the complex, intersectional, challenges of the SDGs. The Master of Global Development offers specialisation streams in health, governance, disaster resilience and natural resource management, planning, indigenous futures, leadership and management, and research for global development.
The program is available globally, through internal and external delivery options, and includes students from around the world. JCU’s strong commitment to development in the Asia-Pacific and the Tropical world provides numerous opportunities for students to undertake international work-integrated-learning and graduate research opportunities.