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Full time | Robert Gordon University | 18 months | OCT-22

Study mode

Full time


18 months

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Public Administration Policy Studies

Course type


Course Summary

Public Policy welcomes proposal submissions from students to undertake research in the following areas, although other areas will be considered:

  • Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Strategy
  • Planning
  • Policy processes
  • Trends shaping the businesses environment

We are also interested in the following:

  • Governance, Participation (including interest groups) and Democracy
  • Social and Public Policy
  • Transport Policy

Robert Gordon University also offer a Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA). A which is equivalent in terms of academic study to a PhD but more applied in nature.

Tuition fees

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International fees
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Entry requirements

Applicants need to have a first or upper second class honours degree from a University of the United Kingdom, or from an overseas University, or degree equivalent qualification. Applicants holding qualifications other than those above shall be considered on their merits and in relation to the nature and scope of the proposed research programme.