Top 8 reasons to study IDS at Dalhousie:
- Global citizenship: We build citizens who think critically with a global perspective.
- Solution-oriented: We search for workable answers to difficult questions.
- Meaningful change: Classes try to balance theory with applied action.
- Experiential learning program: Combine community action with academic reflection.
- Study abroad: We offer one of the strongest exchange programs to Cuba in Canada.
- Student solidarity: IDS students learn organizational thinking and bond in group projects.
- Design your degree: An interdisciplinary approach gives you freedom to take Biology, Spanish, History, Sociology classes and more...
- Halifax: A regional hub for international development, Halifax provides many opportunities to connect with active organizations.
What will I learn?
One of International Development Studies' great strengths lies in its flexibility. You can take classes from us and many other related programs.