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Masters Degrees in Public Administration

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Public Policy MSc

Public Policy MSc

Rethink public policy from the ground-up and explore creative approaches to contemporary public policy strategy, design and delivery. Specifically designed for working professionals, this course combines...Read more
(4.4)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 5,955 overall cost (UK)
  • Public policy and economics (12 Credits) - Core
  • Public policy: theory, politics and practice (18 Credits) - Core
  • Public policy case analysis (12 Credits) - Core
  • Public policy portfolio (30 Credits) - Core
  • Evidence knowledge and data in public policy (18 Credits) - Core
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MSc Global Public Policy (Online)

MSc Global Public Policy (Online)

Overview The MSc in Global Public Policy provides students with a detailed and systematic understanding of a range of explanations for change and continuity in public policymaking in an interdisciplinary,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 2 years Online degree: 12,000 overall cost (UK)

Online Masters of Public Administration (MPA)

Online Masters of Public Administration (MPA)

INTRO Lead positive change, study the latest international thinking, and master unique public-sector strategy with the University of Birmingham’s 100% Online Master of Public Administration. ...Read more
  • 2.5 years Online degree
  • Public Management and Governance in a Changing World (10 Credits) - Core
  • Leadership in Public Services (10 Credits) - Core
  • Strategic Management (10 Credits) - Core
  • Managing Public Money (10 Credits) - Core
  • Delivering Services and Outcomes (10 Credits) - Core
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Social and Public Policy MA

Social and Public Policy MA

Overview This programme explores issues, concepts, and debates in social and public policy research to gain an insight into policy making and its social impacts on individuals and communities. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,750 per year (UK)
  • Policy and Programme Evaluation (15 Credits) - Core
  • Social Policy Analysis (15 Credits) - Core
  • Research Strategy and Design (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Public Administration: Policy, Planning and Development in a Globalised World (30 Credits) - Core
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MSc International Public Policy

MSc International Public Policy

Overview The MSc in International Public Policy at Queen’s offers a high-quality programme of academic and personal development, providing students with the tools to understand and influence the contemporary...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,600 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • HAP7001 Approaches and Debates to Research Design (30 Credits) - Core
  • PAI7030 International Political Economy (30 Credits) - Core
  • PAI7070 International Public Policy (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits)
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Public Policy and Management MRes

Public Policy and Management MRes

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
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Intermediate Quantitative Social Research (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation MRes Public Policy and Management (60 Credits) - Core
  • Public Policy: Interests, Ideas, Institutions (30 Credits) - Core
  • Qualitative Social Research (30 Credits) - Core
  • Introduction to Quantitative Social Research (30 Credits) - Core
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MA Economics with Public Policy

MA Economics with Public Policy

Are you fascinated by both economic and political processes behind public policy decision-making? Do you wish to develop a critical understanding of government processes and their results? Would you like...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 13,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 6,515 per year (UK)
  • EC981-7-FY-CO: Dissertation (40 Credits) - Core
  • EC402-7-AU-CO: Introductory Microeconomics (20 Credits) - Core
  • EC452-7-AU-CO: Introductory Econometrics (20 Credits) - Core
  • EC963-7-SP-CO: Public Policy Evaluation (20 Credits) - Core
  • GV923-7-AU-CO: Foundations of Public Policy (15 Credits) - Core
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MPA Master of Public Administration

MPA Master of Public Administration

Overview 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
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 20,500 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree
  • Management and Governance: Comparing Public Administration around the World (30 Credits) - Core
  • MPA Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Public Policy Research MRes

Public Policy Research MRes

This programme provides you with an excellent grounding in social science research methods and theory and in contemporary public policy analytical processes. It is ideally suited for those wishing to...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Research Design- Core
  • Understanding Public Policy- Core
  • Evidence, Evaluation and Policy- Core
  • Qualitative Methods- Core
  • Quantitative Data Analysis- Core
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Public Affairs MSc

Public Affairs MSc

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
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,800 per year (UK)
  • POSTGRADUATE PLACEMENT (60 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research in Practice (15 Credits) - Core
  • Introduction to Research (15 Credits) - Core
  • Negotiating and Lobbying In Public Affairs (15 Credits) - Core
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MSc Health and Public Service Management

MSc Health and Public Service Management

The MSc Health and Public Service Management course has been designed for professionals working in healthcare organisations in the public, private and voluntary sectors. The University has a long tradition...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,000 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree
  • Conducting Research (20 Credits)
  • Dissertation (60 Credits)
  • Managing Resources and Projects (20 Credits)
  • Managing People and Organisations in the Public Sector (20 Credits)
  • Strategy and Leadership (20 Credits)
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International Public Policy MSc

International Public Policy MSc

The International Public Policy MSc at UCL provides students with a detailed and systematic understanding of how political institutions, processes and public policies operate in world affairs. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 16,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 8,250 per year (UK)
  • Qualitative Methods: Interviews, Observations and Mixed Methods(15)- Core
  • or Qualitative Methods: Texts and Images- Core
  • International Public Policy- Core
  • Introduction to Quantitative Methods A and Advanced Quantitative Methods- Core
  • or Qualitative Methods: Case Studies and Comparative Analysis- Core
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MPA Public Administration (Distance Learning)

MPA Public Administration (Distance Learning)

Overview If youre already working in public administration, a Masters degree can give you the knowledge, skills and experience you need to advance your career, take on ambitious roles, and become an...Read more
(4.2)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 3,800 per year (UK)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree: 7,600 per year (UK)
  • Comparative Public Policy and Administration (30 Credits) - Core
  • Outcomes Based Leadership in the Public Sector (30 Credits) - Core
  • Public Management (30 Credits) - Core
  • Strategic Public Management and Leading Effective Change (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation or major project (60 Credits) - Core
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Master of Public Administration

Master of Public Administration

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 of new models...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree

MSc Politics and Public Policy

MSc Politics and Public Policy

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
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,700 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 3,850 per year (UK)
  • Citizens, Values and Political Participation (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation or Work-based Experience (60 Credits) - Core
  • Theory and Trends in Public Policy (30 Credits) - Core
  • Researching Political Issues (30 Credits) - Core
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Public Administration (MPA)

Public Administration (MPA)

About this course Gain the skills to analyse governance, policy-making and administration across different areas of government on our 1 year Master of Public Administration (MPA) course. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,250 per year (UK)
  • Research Design and Practice (10 Credits) - Core
  • Comparative Public Administration (20 Credits) - Core
  • MSc Dissertation in Politics & International Relations (60 Credits) - Core
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Master of Public Administration MPA

Master of Public Administration MPA

Course overview The Master of Public Administration is the most-widely recognised professional graduate management qualification for the public and third sectors. Our Master of Public Administration...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 6,100 per year (UK)
  • 16 months Full time degree: 6,100 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • 28 months Part time degree
  • Introduction to Public Administration and Policy- Core
  • Dissertation- Core
  • International Law- Core
  • Contemporary Issues in Public Administration, Politics and Policy- Core
  • Social Research Methods- Core
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MA Public Policy and Public Management

MA Public Policy and Public Management

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
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,950 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,450 per year (UK)

MSc (PGDip, PGCert) Public Management and Leadership Blended

MSc (PGDip, PGCert) Public Management and Leadership Blended

This programme has been developed in exclusive partnership with SOLACE, the representative body for Chief Executives and senior managers working in the UK. This programme will provide you with the knowledge,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,625 overall cost (UK)
  • Commercialisation of Public Services (20 Credits) - Core
  • Performance, Strategy and Challenge (20 Credits) - Core
  • Leadership in Public Services (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Public Management and Governance (20 Credits) - Core
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MSc Public Policy, Finance and Management

MSc Public Policy, Finance and Management

Overview 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
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 14,270 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 7,135 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 4,710 per year (UK)
  • Emerging Market Finance (15 Credits) - Core
  • Innovation and Organisational Change (15 Credits) - Core
  • Public Policy: Perspectives, Issues and Strategies (15 Credits) - Core
  • Fiscal Governance, Budgeting and Performance (15 Credits) - Core
  • Research methods in management (15 Credits) - Core
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