The Master Program in Development Economics has multiple cooperations with top universities in Emerging Countries. Our program is trully international. Students are coming from all over the World with more than 20 nationalities represented every year. We have multiple cooperations with top universities in emerging countries. We propose prestigious students' mobility programs at the master 1 level, as well as a specific track at Cairo Univerity.
Prestigious Students' mobility programs at the Master 1 level
Cairo University (Faculty of Economics and Political Science)
In Master 1, students have the possibility to combine a student mobility and an internship in Cairo (Egypt). Students will follow the second semester at the Cairo University, which is one of the top universities in emerging economies. Internships can be offered in one of partner in Cairo (UNICEF, IFFRI, ERDB, ERF, etc). It is a unique opportunity to get an experience in a developing country. This program is hosted by the French Section in Economics and Political Science of Cairo University.
Pontificia Javeriana University (Bogota)
We are also offering a student mobility program in Bogota. The Department of Economics at Pontificia Javeriana is one of the most prestigious in Latin America. The faculty is currently made up of 21 full-time professors whose interests comprise of a wide variety of fields. Its research strenghts lie in Applied Microeconomics, Development Economics, and Experimental Economics.
Starting next year, we will also propose a double-degree with Javeriana University. Selected students will have to attend Master courses during one year at Javeriana (between the M1 and M2) and then will have to do the M2 in Paris. At the end of the program, they will get both the degree from Paris 1 (Master in Development Economics) and from Javeriana (Maestria in Economia).
Hitotsubashi University (Tokyo)
Starting next year, we will offer a one-year mobility program at Hitotsubashi University at the Graduate School of Public Policy and Economics Department, between the M1 and the M2. One student will be selected to work on health and development. He will benefit from a co-supervision from one professor at Hitotsubashi and one at Paris 1. The student will then continue to work at the M2 level on this topic on health and development. Hitotsubashi Univ. and our research team are collaborating on health development project in Western Africa.
Peking University (Beijing)
We start a new cooperation with Peking University, one of the leading University in China. We offer a one-semester mobility program at the Economics Department, in cooperation with the Centre for Human & Economic Development Studies.
Université de Cape Town (South Africa)
We offer a one-semester mobility during the second semester of Master 1 at UCT, in cooperation with the Master of Commerce specialising in Economic Development [CM031ECO12] and the Policy Research in International Services and Manufacturing (PRISM). UCT is a leading institution in Development studies ranking 10th worldwide in the QS ranking 2021.
- Cairo University (Faculty of Economics and Political Science)
A double Master Degree in Development Economics at Cairo University
Since 2018-2019, we have opened a double-degree at Cairo University (in cooperation with the French section of the Faculty of Economics and Political Science). Students can get the Master Degree in two years in Cairo, with classes taught by professors of Cairo University and Pantheon-Sorbonne University.
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) or Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) is a multilateral development finance institution. The AfDB's mission is to fight poverty and improve living conditions on the continent through promoting the investment of public and private capital in projects and programs that are likely to contribute to the economic and social development of the region.
Celestin Monga, chief economist of the AfDB is giving lectures on development policies at the Master 1 level. Our research group contributes to the research activities of the AfDB, especially to the African Economic Outlook.
Cairo University is one of the most prestigious university in emerging countries. We have a partnership with the Economics and Political Science Faculty. A joint Master Degree in Development Economics will open in 2019. Every year, several students from the Master 1 follow a semester of courses in Cairo (7 students in 2018-2019).
We are offering a student mobility program in Bogota at Pontificia Javeriana University. The Department of Economics at Pontificia Javeriana is one of the most prestigious in Latin America. The faculty is currently made up of 21 full-time professors whose interests comprise of a wide variety of fields. Its research strenghts lie in Applied Microeconomics, Development Economics, and Experimental Economics. Students from Javeriana can get a double-degree from Pantheon-Sorbonne University. Visit the Master website
The Master Program have a partnership agreement with the Global Education Monitoring Report - UNESCO. they propose topics for case studies, and interships to our students working on education and development.
As a rating and research agency, Vigeo Eiris evaluates organisations’ integration of social, environmental and governance factors into their strategies, operations and management – with a focus on promoting economic performance, responsible investment and sustainable value creation.
Vigeo Eiris is contibuting to the program by providing case studies to our students in sustainable development, supervised by one staff member of Vigeo Eiris. We also have a research partnership with the agency. Our team is contributing to their scientific activities and researches. Website.
The "Sorbonne Sustainable Development" Graduate School aims to create a centre of excellence for research and study (international, interdisciplinary and unifying at the University Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne). This centre of excellence will provide a coordinated, enticing and sustainable response to the University's significant potential for contributing to the field of Sustainable Development. The Graduate School is one of the results of commitments made by the majority of University Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne faculties to incorporate sustainable development at the very core of the University.
The International Research Group on International Development Economics is the initiative of the Centre of Studies and Research on International Development (CERDI). The network is extensively addressing topics related to international development economics, organized around the two main areas of micro and macroeconomics, as well as a third emerging field combining both environmental and natural resource economics.
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Pantheon Sorbonne Master Program in Development Economics