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.
Our research is centred around seven key groups, each with a range of projects, publications and activities.
Read the latest updates from the team at the Global Development Institute.
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.
Vision and priorities
The Global Development Institute is where critical thinking meets social justice.
GDI is made up of 50 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.