MESCI-Development Economics and International Cooperation

Master in
Development Economics and
International Cooperation


Our former student Veronica Amiconi decided to share with us how MESCI contributed to her professional success. Read more in the Alimni Voices section...


Maya Terro is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of FoodBlessed in Lebanon, a hunger-relief and food rescue organization. She is also our former student!!!

The UN General Assembly designated 2021 the International Year of Fruits and Vegetables

The 2021 is a unique opportunity to raise awareness on the important role of fruits and vegetables in human nutrition, food security and health and as well in achieving UN Sustainable Development Goals.


Programme and Finance Committees voice support to proposed Strategic Framework and new private sector strategy

Master MESCI - Bridging Skills for Sustainable Development

Master in Development Economics and International Cooperation Bridging Skills for Sustainable Development is a 1 year international Masters (M2 level) programme (60 credits) in development economics and international cooperation. at the School of Economics of the University of Rome Tor Vergata.

The programme, which is taught in English, provides a solid grounding in the most recent economic theory in micro- and macroeconomics, as well as in econometrics and statistics.

This intensive Master aims to equip students with an in-depth understanding of economic development issues, as well as with analytical skills and methods for applied research on poverty, inequality, migration, labour, credit, gender, environmental and trade issues.

Courses are grounded in the current challenges the world is facing in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and students are provided with opportunities to learn and interact with staff from United Nations specialized agencies headquartered in Rome (FAO, IFAD and WFP), where many past students have subsequently gone on to undertake internships and to find employment.


Do you want to acquire a strong background to work in the world of development and cooperation?
Join to MESCI's master for the incoming year 2021/2022

First picture of Mesci 's 19th edition

The courses are already started!

Academic Organization

We work hard to provide to our students skills and competences in the creation of sustainable value. To this purpose we offer all the experience and talent of a staff of professors and experts.