PhD Program in International Development Studies  (IDS)

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IDS at Guelph offers a new PhD program that is a first of its kind in Canada.

The program focuses on issues arising in international political economy, food security, environmental dynamics and governance, long-term economic change, and other interdisciplinary cutting-edge topics in international development.


Students enter IDS through a collaborating department with a PhD program such as Sociology; Political Science; Geography; History; Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics; Economics; Engineering; etc.

  • Strong background in the social sciences, experience in development research and/or development practice, and a stated research interest relating to international development.
    For more information and application, Visit: PhD Program in International Development Studies (IDS)
  • Scholarship 2017/18

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