Rethink public policy from the ground up in this distance learning course. Explore creative approaches for shaping public policy strategy, design and delivery.
This specialist MSc in Public Policy offers...Read more
In the last two decades the public service landscape has changed dramatically, with the expansion of the commissioning of services from the private and voluntary sectors, and the development...Read more
Doctor of Professional Studies (DProf) by Public Works
The Doctorate in Professional Studies by Public Works (DProf Public Works) is for high achieving professional practitioners who already have a substantial amount of outputs in the public domain...Read more
This programme is designed for recent graduates with first degrees in political science, public administration, economics, accounting and finance, sociology, and other social science subjects. ...Read more
Our MSc Public Policy and Management is ideal if you are working, or seeking a career, in public policy research and implementation. You will gain an advanced understanding of the ideas, interests and...Read more
We take an international perspective to equip you with the skills and understanding you need to operate effectively in an increasingly global and constantly changing environment
You will...Read more
Why choose this course
The international political landscape has undergone remarkable changes in the past 50 years. Politics continues to affect life in every area of society, and it is only through...Read more
The MPA programme in the Department of Political Science offers an applied, problem-based approach, blending new theoretical developments and practice, with a view to managing public policies domestically and overseas. ...Read more
Are you ready to take the next step in your central, regional or local government career? This 2-year senior leader MPA Public Administration Master’s degree apprenticeship allows you to build...Read more
This MSc Public Policy course offers a hands-on, locally embedded and multidisciplinary course in the study of Public Policy at an advanced and specialized level. You will have the opportunity to take...Read more
Our MA Public Policy and Public Management examines public policy-making and change from a political science perspective.
You’ll take your interests even further through your Master’s dissertation –...Read more
This course is designed to provide the specialist knowledge and skills needed for a career working in evaluation and quantitative analysis of public and voluntary services.
In recent...Read more
Our MRes Public Policy and Management is ideal if you are working, or seeking a career, in public policy research and implementation. You will gain an advanced understanding of the ideas, interests and...Read more
This Masters of Public Administration prepares the next generation of leaders and decision makers to tackle complex infrastructure challenges, from mitigating climate change and developing clean energy...Read more
Following recent global events, politics - as we know it - is in crisis. Alongside the gradual decline in ‘formal’ political engagement, there has arisen a deep suspicion of the twentieth-century promise...Read more
PhD Local Government and Public Policy with Integrated Study
While the traditional PhD requires you to engage entirely in research training, this programme enables you to gain added value from taught, subject-based modules.
This course allows you to broaden and...Read more
This Masters of Public Administration (MPA) is designed for professionals who want to lead change and navigate decision making at the intersection of science, engineering and public policy. ...Read more