Application Deadlines

The table below shows starting dates, application deadlines and fees. In principle all programmes run in the same period in the next year, with the same application deadlines.



ISS Application Deadline

Tuition (total in €)

PhD programme




MA programme

04 Sept 2023 - 18 Dec 2024

1 July 2023


Mundus Mapp

04 Sept 2023 - 29 Aug 2025

(second year not at ISS)




Postgraduate Certificate Courses

Sustainable Local Economic Development (SLED)

April 2023

This course is administered by the Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) For information and application, please contact IHS at

(Your admission is valid for two consecutive years. If you have been admitted Unconditionally for the MA in Development Studies 2022-2023 but would like to defer your application to 2023 - 2023, please visit our Deferral procedure page for further instructions).

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