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Distance Learning Student Profiles

Eric Chimsi, Ghana

MSc in Managing Rural Development (CeDEP distance learning student)

Eric Chimsi

...this area of study will enable me to equip myself with critical knowledge and skill...

Stephen Gedion

MSc Public Policy & Management

Stephen Gedion

CeFiMS offered me a truly unique experience of top class education combined with an opportunity to achieve my full potential…


Julio Giró, Switzerland

MSc in Environmental Management (CeDEP distance learning graduate)

Julio Giró

The knowledge gained has helped me by improving both the skills and quality of my work…

Thinavhuyo Patrick Khethani

MSc Finance (major: Financial Sector Management)

Thinavhuyo Patrick Khethani

… it was one of the best decisions that I ever took to supplement my engineering background by studying and completing the MSc Finance…


Ria Lewis, Trinidad

MSc in Environmental Management (CeDEP distance learning graduate)

Ria Lewis

I loved my chosen programme thoroughly. Some of the areas that I have been able to directly apply

Caroline Makasa, Zambia

MSc in Sustainable Development (CeDEP distance learning student)

Caroline Makasa

When I discovered the MSc course in Sustainable Development on the internet I was thrilled because I could study part-time and work, all at the same time.


Rob Stoelman, Bangladesh

MSc in Managing Rural Development (CeDEP distance learning graduate)

Rob Stoelman

the fact that I was following this distance learning programme was acknowledged as a positive sign of my commitment to become a good development worker

Eyob Ghilazghy, Eritrea

MSc in Sustainable Development (CeDEP distance learning graduate)

Eyob Ghilazghy

The learning experience was exciting and interesting yet with some challenges also.


Luminita Cuna

MSc Sustainable Development (specialism: Environmental Management) 

Luminita Cuna

I researched many online programs in US, Canada, and UK, but I found that the SOAS CeDEP Master of Science is the one that suited my needs best, in terms of quality, content, flexibility and finances.

Archard A. M. Kalugendo

MSc Finance & Financial Law

Archard A. M. Kalugendo

The mode of learning was tailored to suit my needs, up-to-date and easy to grasp.


Brechtje Swart

PG Dip Public Financial Management

Brechtje Swart

I can assure my sponsor that the studies I undertook were value for money and have helped me tremendously in my career development. I would recommend studying through CeFiMS to anybody.

Dave Dookie

MSc Finance (major: Financial Sector Management)

Dave Dookie

I would recommend the programme to anyone looking to gain an advanced understanding of financial theory from a first class academic staff at arguably one of the best universities in the world.


Douglas Mundopa

MSc Finance & Financial Law

Douglas Mundopa

Doing the MSc was one of the best decisions I have ever made and I can already see the benefits on a daily basis at work.

Esha Mendiratta

MSc Finance (major: Financial Sector Management)

Esha Mendiratta

This programme is designed perfectly for people already working in the financial industry


John Beechinor

MSc Finance (major: Quantitative Finance)

John Beechinor

The rise of the ‘financial sector’ is a key feature of the new global economy and I wanted to understand it more.

Jonathan Macha

MSc International Management

Jonathan Macha

The programme has been incredibly beneficial … I have learned a great deal that has aided my work…


Olimpia Dumitru

MSc Public Policy & Management

Olimpia Dumitru

The distance learning mode is a very efficient way to study, especially for someone like me who had a full-time job and a family to look after.

Ritianne Demanuele

MSc Finance (major: Economic Policy)

Ritianne Demanuele

The core courses were challenging, stimulating, and informative with a hands-on approach to learning beyond theory, making learning applicable to my work and career.


Theresa Sakala

MBA Banking

Theresa Sakala

The CeFiMS MBA Banking programme was indeed the best choice and the best life-time investment for me.