Commenced in the Fall 2006, this is a self-financed programme for practitioners, educators, staff in NGOs, media, and government, and persons working for large international organisations which operate in Asian societies, or which deal with Asian development issues. Enrolled in Hong Kong's only programme in Development Studies, students could develop expertise on human rights, social movements, global institutions, policy-making, gender, ethnicity, labour and environment, as well as to build capacity to advocate policy changes and to implement development projects.
This programme allows students to:
Programme Leader: Dr Toby CARROLL
CityU ranked first within Hong Kong Universities for H-index Citations for Development Studies*
CityU ranked in the category of '51 to 100' in Development Studies*
*QS Rankings 2016
AIS5003 has been included in the list of reimbursable courses for Continuing Education Fund (CEF) purpose.