GDI is the UK's largest university-based postgraduate centre specialising in international development.
Find out how you can pursue a research degree at the GDI as part of a vibrant research community.
The Rory and Elizabeth Brooks Doctoral College is the first of its kind to focus on postgraduate research in international development.
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Our research is published in a range of journals and books. We also have an active working paper series, enabling researchers to share the latest research.
Our research is centred around seven key groups, each with a range of projects, publications and activities.
Vision and priorities
We've united the strengths of the Institute for Development Policy and Management and the Brooks World Poverty Institute.
GDI is made up of 45 academics, up to 100 PhD students and a network of associates from around the world.
If you're interested in finding out more about GDI, contact us by email, telephone or one of our social media channels.